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Challenger 300 business jet N300ER
Inflight upset results in passenger fatality

The NTSB is investigating whether a previously reported trim malfunction or severe turbulence is responsible for the inflight upset experienced by N300ER that resulted in the death of one of the passengers.
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A JetBlue A320 in front of Spirit Airlines aircraft in Fort Lauderdale
US DOJ files suit to stop JetBlue takeover of Spirit

As long expected, the US Department of Justice has filed a lawsuit seeking to stop the proposed JetBlue takeover of Spirit Airlines. But what is the government’s actual argument? We unpack the suit on this week’s AvTalk.
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DLR Falcon following Airbus A321XLR in close formation with a word bubble added to the Falcon that reads "Hello Airbus, we've been trying to reach you about your airplane’s extended warranty."
Why was a DLR Falcon following an Airbus A321XLR so closely?

Airbus and the German Aerospace Centre flew the two aircraft within 100 meters of each other, on purpose. The DLR plane is equipped with special sensors to measure emissions from the A321XLR’s engines as it runs on 100% sustainable aviation fuel.  
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New category filters on Flightradar24 beta
Go check out the new Flightradar24.com beta

Earlier this week, our newsletter subscribers (that’s you) received exclusive access to the new Flightradar24.com beta site.
Thank you to everyone who has interacted with the site and left fantastically useful feedback. We’ve already fixed a variety of reported bugs and we’re working on others now. 

If you haven’t tried it out already, enter flightradar24.com/openbeta into your browser to give it a try. And you can read our tutorial on the new filters we’ve added as well. 
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US Air Force Global Hawk
Which military aircraft are visible near Ukraine and what are their roles? 
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Nine Cockpit Takeoffs! overlaid on a photo of Air Greenland A330 pilots beginning a take off roll.
Flight deck super cut: Takeoffs!

Prepare for departure as we put together all of the take offs from our flight deck exclusives.
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The Northern route diploma that Finnair gives to passengers on its polar flights
Behind the behind the scenes

You've seen Gabriel Leigh’s flight deck report aboard Finnair’s flight over the North Pole. Now he takes us behind the behind the scenes to get his Northern route diploma signed and see some of the things that didn’t make the video.
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Solaseed’s new Pokemon livery 737
Solaseed Air adds a Pokémon livery

Solaseed Air has added a “tropical” Pokémon livery to its 737 fleet.
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New San Francisco Giants livery for Alaska Airlines
Meet Lou Seal

Alaska Airlines now has a refreshed San Francisco Giants livery featuring the baseball team’s mascot Lou Seal.
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Garuda Indonesia's new 74th anniversary livery
Garuda celebrates 74

Garuda Indonesia is celebrating a 74th anniversary with a special, colorful livery.
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Air France A350
An Air France A350 touching down in San Jose.
Cargolux 747
A Cargolux 747 landing in Chicago.
TUI 737
A TUI 737-8 MAX streaking down the wet runway in Corfu.
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Need a used 777?

The air cargo market is cooling and conversions are slowing. Cargojet is looking to sell one of its 777s that hasn’t yet been converted for freight. Happen to be in the market?
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"How to: Build and Set Up an ADS-B Receiver" overlaid on a photo of a raspberry pi ADS-B receiver
Step-by-step instructions to build and set-up and ADS-B receiver

If you’ve been considering sharing flight data with Flightradar24, but thought maybe it’s too difficult, this video has step-by-step instructions for building and setting up a raspberry pi ADS-B receiver. And remember, sharing ADS-B data with us gets you a free Flightradar24 Business subscription!
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