Redefining In-Flight Catering

Monthly Archives: August 2014

Shark Bites Recipe

Shark Bites Recipe

Since eating sharks, and especially shark fins, is frowned upon due to their marked decline in population, recipes calling for shark now use other types of more plentiful fish. To celebrate the glory that is “Shark Week” and “SharkFest,” while making a more conscientious choice, try out this recipe for “shark bites.” These shark bites are Read More

Ashley Undercuffler – Corporate Flight Attendant in Los Angeles

Ashley Undercuffler

Los Angeles, or L.A., is well-known as being home to many of the world’s rich and famous. Along with the glamourous Hollywood lifestyle comes the need for private travel. To get an insider’s view of the life of a corporate flight attendant in Los Angeles, we spoke with Ashley Undercuffler.

Ashley completed Aircare FACTS Training two years ago and had her last recurrent in December 2013. As an active member of the National Business Aviation Association (NBAA), you can Read More

Los Angeles Business Aviation Catering and Travel Tips

Catering in LA

Los Angeles (L.A.) is located on the Pacific coast of the United States in the southern portion of California. Los Angeles is not only the center of the entertainment industry in the United States, but it is also the country’s second most populated city. The entire state of California has a higher cost of living when compared to most of the country, so Read More

Business Aviation Catering for Extended Flights

Extended BizAv Trips

In-flight catering is a critical component of every business aviation trip. Passenger and flight crew catering needs are usually different, and this becomes more obvious during extended flights. While the cabin crew’s goal is to remain alert, passengers have a variety of possible in-flight and post-flight needs that the right food will help them reach. In-flight catering choices impact passenger mood, health, energy levels and Read More

Bryni van der Merwe – Corporate Flight Attendant in Africa

Bryni van der Merwe

Cape Town, South Africa is a gorgeous location established by the Dutch East India Company in the 1600s. Since then, it has evolved into a real estate and tourism haven. One look at the landscape, and there is no question why! To find out more details, we interviewed Bryni van der Merwe, a corporate flight attendant based in Lagos, Nigeria.

Bryni currently flies on a Falcon 900LX and Read More

In-Flight Catering and Travel Tips for South Africa

South Africa has the second largest economy in the continent of Africa, with mining playing a large role. The country’s top exports include diamonds and gold. However, South Africa isn’t just rich from minerals and metals, it has an abundance of wildlife and culture. Keep in mind that South Africa is located in the Southern Hemisphere, so the summer peak Read More

Summer Salads

There is no better way to enjoy the bounty of summer berries than to include them in a salad. The key is to include other “non-sweet” flavors to give the salad a well-rounded flavor profile.

If you are making a large salad for a dinner party, one trick is to layer the goodies so that the first guests Read More