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European skies on 16 April 2010
Marking 10 years since Eyjafjallajökull
Ten years ago this week the eruption of Eyjafjallajökull closed northern European and transatlantic airspace. It also introduced a young Flightradar24 to the world. We look back on that turbulent week 10 years ago. 
See how air traffic has changed
The Antonov An-225
Go inside the Antonov An-225
While the An-225 is continuing its COVID-19 relief flights, we take you through the history of aircraft and inside for a photo tour.
Step inside the world’s largest cargo aircraft
AR View in the Flightradar24 app
Planespotting in quarantine
Many of us are subject to quarantine or stay at home orders, but that doesn’t mean you can't go planespotting. Tap the AR button in the top left corner of the app and point your device at the sky to see what’s passing over your head.
Air France A330 F-GZCK
Air France A330 shot in Pointe Noire, ferried back to Paris
An Air France A330 operating a repatriation mission from Pointe Noire was shot at and hit once while on the ground there. The aircraft was ferried home two days later and passengers were brought back to France on a different aircraft. No one was injured.
FLIGHTS TO FOLLOW
Titan Airways G-EUNB
Titan Airways to operate relief flight to St Helena
With South Africa’s Airlink stopping service, the island of St Helena in the middle of the Atlantic Ocean has been cut off from much needed supplies. Titan Airways will operate a special charter flight to the island, arriving 20 April with medical staff, 960 test kits, 5 ventilators, and 2.5t of supplies.
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AVIATION PHOTOS OF THE WEEK
Lufthansa narrowbody Airbus in storage in Berlin
Lufthansa narrow body Airbus in storage in Berlin.
3 747s in Hong Kong, 1994.
China Airlines, Japan Airlines, and Malaysia Airlines 747s on stand at Kai Tak in Hong Kong, 1994.
Dual United 737 departures from Houston
Two United Airlines 737s departing Houston.
INSIDE FLIGHTRADAR24
New tracking statistics panel in the Flightradar24 apps
New statistics panel available in the app
You asked, we listened. We've introduced a new statistics panel in the app, available now for both iOS and Android. See global stats broken down by source and also how many aircraft are being tracked in the visible map area. Pull down the menu bar underneath Search to access the new statistics panel.
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UNDER THE RADAR - Bite size aviation news
BBC
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What global shipping can tell us
We chatted with MarineTraffic to find out what their data is telling them about the state of the global economy.
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