New cabins, new partners, and new fuels are just a few of the major investments airlines announced that we’re talking about in this week’s episode.

Scavenging for spare parts, profitable routes, or just good travel ideas? We’ve got it all in this week’s show.

As borders start to reopen the requirements for entry to some countries can be onerous. Or completely reasonable. But the inconsistencies make it really challenging for travelers to plan.

An airport closes, possibly forever. Another was already closed when the plane showed up. And airlines are still planning their financial turnarounds as demand starts to creep higher.