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Still Considering Travel to the Summer Olympics/Rio2016? It’s Not Too Late.

Still Considering Travel to the Summer Olympics/Rio2016? It’s Not Too Late.

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The 2016 Summer Olympic Games—more commonly known as Rio2016—are roughly two weeks away. Whether you’re putting the finishing touches on your trip to Brazil, or still have owners or passengers deciding if they want to go, this post is for you. And, if a trip to South America isn’t in your future, you might still consider reading on…the thoughts below just might aid any last-minute trip planning.

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International Flight Planning Feeling Like Unfamiliar Territory? These Nine Tips Will Help

International Flight Planning Feeling Like Unfamiliar Territory? These Nine Tips Will Help

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As a flight planner or dispatcher, you’re no stranger to detail and change. Whether it’s routing, weather, NOTAMS, fuel, air traffic, regulations, etc. you’re used to creating one smooth flight from many moving parts. Planning regional or national flights—regardless of where you operate—have their own challenges. But if you rarely plan international trips, or are facing your first, the added level of complexity can seem daunting. It doesn’t have to be. Just keep these nine tips in mind when planning your next international flight.

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