“Flight” in the news

Example collocations

first flight
flight deck
flight training
maiden flight
top flight

Publications and example sentences

The Wall Street Journal
· NTSB Calls for Cockpit-Video Recorders in Helicopters, Faulting FAA  
The agency added that over the past two decades, the rate of fatal U.S. chopper accidents has been cut in half, down to slightly more than one event in 200,000 flights.  Copy example sentence
The Guardian
· Coronavirus impact to push Carnival and easyJet out of FTSE 100  
The budget airline has lost half of its market value since the start of the pandemic as almost all flights have been cancelled, and the aviation industry warns it will take years to convince people to take to the skies in the same numbers they did before the virus struck.  Copy example sentence
The New York Times
· U.S. Returns Iran Scientist in Possible Precursor to Prisoner Exchange  
American officials tried to send him back to Iran in March, flying him around the United States nine times in an attempt to put him on a flight with connections to Iran, but the pandemic lockdowns canceled almost all international air travel.  Copy example sentence
The Age
· Apocalypse now: Perth CBD's high-end precincts gasp for life as Phase 2 ends  
Flight Centre has failed to take off post-pandemic.  Copy example sentence
Japan Today
· U.N. agency recommends health guidelines for airlines  
Temperature checks should also be taken on a flight's arrival, according to the recommendations.  Copy example sentence
The Guardian
· Jack Grealish: 'I am a footballer but I'm still human. We all make mistakes'  
He has been the one consistent bright spot in their form this season, seamlessly transferring his Championship-dominating form to the top flight to contribute a tally of seven goals and six assists so far.  Copy example sentence
The Guardian
· Jürgen Klopp told Liverpool players to wear masks and gloves when outside  
Premier League clubs have reportedly been given the go-ahead to arrange friendlies ahead of the season’s return later this month as the top flight’s Project Restart continues to progress.  Copy example sentence
· US FAA chief to testify at Senate hearing on Boeing 737 MAX  
Reuters has reported the FAA is not expected to grant approval to allow the MAX to resume flights until August at the earliest.  Copy example sentence
Seeking Alpha
· American Airlines: Hope Is Not A Strategy  
It plans to bring flight levels back to 2019 levels (roughly speaking) by November: far in advance of a full demand recovery.  Copy example sentence