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Like wine from a box: a modern journalist’s tale

I work in a highly-connected world. My day consists of interviewing people (sometimes via email); writing news articles, features and blogs; pushing those news articles, features and blogs into publishing software; tweeting, retweeting, and sometimes even retweeting a tweet I’ve just tweeted from my other Twitter account (I’ve been known to get anxiety when my […]

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Follow the Twitter-verse as it covers 787 first flight

Do you want to see how reporters are covering the Boeing 787 first flight from all over the world? Then check out the live Twitter stream of this historic occasion (below). Give the screen a few seconds to load. Also be sure to check out Flightglobal’s 787 page, which is being constantly updated by Flightglobal […]

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Hashtag WAEA, Hashtag IFEC

Nine years after attending my first World Airline Entertainment Association (WAEA) conference and exhibition in Anaheim, California, I’m headed back to the West Coast for the organization’s 30th annual expo in Palm Springs. As I pack my bags for tomorrow’s flight, I am reminded that much has changed in the world of in-flight entertainment since […]

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It’s Eezeer that way

Are you an air traveler with an opinion? Then you might want to think about participating in Eezeer, a social networking service that enables users to engage in conversation with other travelers and airlines, and share their on-the-spot real-time review – be it good, bad, or ugly. So why are you telling us this, RWG? […]

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Bombardier embraces social media; names Panasonic as CSeries supplier

I’ve been meaning to blog about this all week. During a delightful, delicious press dinner last Sunday in Paris, Bombardier told the world’s aviation journalists that it intends to embrace social media networking. The airframer is open to ideas on how to proceed, but obviously @Bombardier on Twitter is a wonderful way to start. For those […]

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Flight to launch dedicated IFE&C channel on 1 June!!!

This Monday, 1 June, Flight Global will formally recognize the massive impact that in-flight entertainment and connectivity (IFE&C) is having on the aviation industry when it launches a dedicated IFE&C channel on its web site. The channel will showcase all the latest news about the IFE&C community – and if you’ve been following this blog […]

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A tweet-up of JetBlue, Southwest and Alaska

Industry wiz Addison Schonland’s latest podcast – about how airlines are using social networking site Twitter to build their brands – is a must listen. http://iagblog.podOmatic.com/entry/2009-03-31T10_31_19-07_00 After you link up to JetBlue, Southwest and Alaska Airlines on Twitter, let me suggest that you link up to Runway Girl’s regular tweets. As you can see to […]

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