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The view of the flight deck from of Boeing 757 landing at St Maarten
Cameras in the cockpit? What does that actually mean?

The NTSB’s Most Wanted List of safety improvements calls for image recorders in commercial aircraft. What would that actually look like? We discuss with NTSB investigator Sean Payne.
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Stored 737 MAX
Another week, another airworthiness directive affecting the 737 MAX 

The FAA issued a fresh airworthiness directive this week to address possible ‘pressure transducer corrosion following extended storage periods’ on the CFM LEAP1-B engines which power the 737 MAX.
 
Operators also continue to wait for a Boeing service bulletin with instructions on how to fix a potential electrical grounding issue on over 100 737 MAX aircraft.
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Air France business class seat on the 777-300ER
Flying Air France business class across the Atlantic 

What’s it like flying long-haul these days? Gabriel Leigh continues his series on the transatlantic experience in the age of Covid as he flies back to Europe from the US.
An Air France A350
We look at the data from Air France’s transatlantic flying over the past year and some surprises jump out.
What’s the flight like?
A look at the data
FLIGHTS TO FOLLOW
Volga Dnepr An-124 RA-82078
Three 18-tonne oxygen generators and 1000 ventilators on their way to India

The massive international airlift to bring medical supplies to India continues. This Volga Dnepr Airlines An-124 is en route to India from Belfast via Leipzig.
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A380 WATCH
A Lufthansa A380 passing in front of a rainbow
Lufthansa has 2 more A380s to send to deep storage 

Just 2 Lufthansa A380s remain in Frankfurt as the airline winds down its super jumbo fleet. See where the balance of the fleet is parked and which you can see fly one more time.
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A Malaysia Airlines A380
Malaysia Airlines confirms its A380s will exit the fleet

Malaysia Airlines this week confirmed its A380s will be removed from the fleet in the ‘coming months.’ All of the airline’s six A380s have been out of service since early 2020.
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AVIATION PHOTOS OF THE WEEK
An Alitalia 777 reflecting on wet pavement in Curitiba
An Alitalia 777 reflecting on wet pavement in Curitiba.
The Northern Lights shine outside the flight deck of a National Airlines 747
The Northern Lights dancing outside the flight deck window of a National Airlines 747 over Canada.
A Japan Airlines 787 and A350 in Tokyo
A Japan Airlines 787 and A350 drag racing in Tokyo.
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Out the window of a Saab 340B
 
 
Our rare prop tour continues
If you want to fly on some rare older props, Sweden is a good place to do it. After flying on the hard-to-find Fokker 50 our next goal was to catch a ride on a homegrown plane: a Saab turboprop. Join us on a quick flight down from Stockholm to Malmö on the increasingly rare, long out of production Saab 340B.
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Does Boeing need a wacky-wavy inflatable guy to sell its 787s? 

Jason’s suggestion may go unheeded in Seattle, but it’s worth a shot as the manufacturer tries to sell its white-tail Dreamliners.
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