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What Are the Different Types of Flight Plans?

Those that are interested in becoming flight or aircraft dispatchers might be surprised to discover that there are actually many different types of flight plans that accomplish different functions, depending on the weather and the flight zone that you will be flying over. As an experienced aircraft dispatching school, Sheffield School of Aeronautics is here to detail what you can expect from your new career and why it’s important to develop different types of flight plans. So, what are the different types of flight plans? Continue reading below to learn more. 

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Can It Be Too Hot to Fly?

It is no secret that the temperature that a plane will be flying in is one of the top considerations for pilots and aircraft dispatchers. As we have detailed in the past, having extremely cold temperatures could delay flights, but can it be too hot to fly? Sheffield School of Aeronautics, an experienced flight dispatcher school, is here to help you understand what it would take for a flight to be delayed because of extremely high temperatures. If you are interested in aviation or want to become an FAA dispatcher, this article may be useful for you. Continue reading below to learn more. 

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Can I Bring Lysol Wipes on a Plane?

If you are going to be flying on a commercial flight anytime soon, you may be wondering if you are allowed to bring certain hygienic or cleaning products with you on your flights. This might include hand sanitizer, rubbing alcohol, or even Lysol wipes. These are useful for keeping yourself clean and even ensuring the safety of other guests on the flight. As one of the most experienced aircraft dispatching schools, Sheffield School of Aeronautics is here to explain what you can expect for your upcoming flight. Can I bring Lysol wipes on a plane? Continue reading below to learn more. 

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Rubbing Alcohol on a Plane?

Can You Bring Rubbing Alcohol on a Plane? 

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Do Airplanes Fly Directly Over the Pacific Ocean? 

Do Airplanes Fly Directly Over the Pacific Ocean? 

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Why Dont Airplanes Have Parachutes

Why Don’t Planes Have Parachutes? 

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Jet vs. Plane

What Is the Difference Between a Jet and a Plane? 

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Can you Fly to Antarctica

Can You Fly Over Antarctica? 

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How Can Planes Fly in Snow?

Can Planes Fly in Snow? 

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Can Jet Fuel Freeze?

Is There a Jet Fuel Freeze Point? 

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