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  1. The Accident Investigation Board Norway (AIB) is studying incidents in which pilots flying Boeing 737s for several Scandinavian airlines had to use larger-than-normal control yoke forces to unstick their aircrafts’ elevators.

    There have been several incidents including  LN-DYM near stall during approach to Kittilä airport in Finland (EFKT) on 26th December 2012.

    LN-DYM Boeing 737

    http://www.b737.org.uk/incident_ln-dym.htm

  2. As a part of the program of fleet renewal and expansion, Ukraine International Airlines received the fifth out of nine Boeing 737-800 NG aircraft that the carrier plans to acquire in 2016.


    Leased from SMBC, the Irish leaser, the newly-received Boeing 737-800 NG aircraft passed an official registration procedure in Ukraine and received the UR-PSS registration number. 

    Full story: http://www.incentivetravel.co.uk/news/airportairline/33549-uia-enhanced-fleet-with-a-boeing-737-800-aircraft

    This aircraft was formally EI-EFA of Ryanair.

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