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a visit that last for only a very short time

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As Newcastle welcomed a flying visit by British Airways new Boeing 787 Dreamliner - which from next month will begin transatlantic crossings out of Heathrow - airline bosses refused to rule out the possibility of bringing one of the planes to the region on a more permanent basis.
SHOPPERS will be able to get expert consumer advice in the city centre this weekend when presenters from BBC show Rip Off Britain pay a flying visit to Liverpool.
According to official sources, speaking to Al Masreyoon, it will be a flying visit, lasting no more than a few hours, as the team's plane will be waiting on the runway.
Iconic music producer Mark Ronson expressed his delight about the American election result during a flying visit to the UAE this week.
Celebrated actor Hugh Quashie, best known for his role in the BBC medical drama Holby City, made a flying visit to Birmingham to launch the sixth annual Music Video and Screen Awards to be held at the International Convention Centre on October 27.
WHAT THEY SAID 'It's good to get one like him in times like this' Trainer James Motherway on Irish Soul, who is now on a hat-trick following his win at Punchestown FlYING VISIT It was a good flying visit to Punchestown for jockey Danny Mullins, who is now based with Alan King.
Summary: Brad Pitt took his sons for a flying visit to New York to see his new animation film Megamind, in which he voices superhero Metro Man.
THE world's largest commercial airliner, the 525-seat Airbus A380, is returning to the UK for a brief flying visit over the Broughton plant, near Chester, where its wings are made.
ELTON John's flying visit to Watford's training ground to deliver a pep talk to the players did wonders for morale at the club - and left one youngster star-struck.
The 21-year-old singer-songwriter, from Los Angeles, has an album Coco and can't wait to play in Scotland after a flying visit this summer.
Kenny jackett has triggered speculation he is on a foreign scouting mission by making a flying visit to the continent, writes Ian Hunt.
The initial refusal followed by a last-minute flying visit by the heads of the political parties did little to enhance the already low opinion that many veterans have of the Parliament Hill crowd.
One of the people responsible for developing the designs actually paid a flying visit to the offices here, spoke to one of our graphics people and asked that our graphics department submit a design, which we did," Mr.
Microsoft chairman Bill Gates recently paid a flying visit to China to launch the Venus operating system - the basis of a set-top box style machine that will be aimed at Chinese consumers.