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Just like the dinosaurs before, there is a mass-extinction event going on in the airline industry right now. For the last 50 years, jumbo jets have been the standard for awesomeness, but they are rapidly disappearing. The pandemic has only accelerated the trend.
Why have all these big birds disappeared from our skies? Is it climate change? Illness? An asteroid? No, of course not. It’s just that there are other airplanes that are better adapted to what the world wants today. We talk all about it this week.
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Listen to the show for this week’s The Airchive trivia question. See if you know the answer and we’ll tell you if you’re right next time. And for all your avgeeky needs, head to TheAirchive.net for a treasure trove of photos, timetables, and more.