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‘Flight shame’ has Swedes rethinking air travel

In this file photo taken on November 17, 2017 An airplane takes off as the sun sets in Stockholm airport in Sweden. Saddled with long dark winters, Swedes have for decades been frequent flyers seeking out sunnier climes, but a growing number are changing their ways because of air travel's impact on the climate. AFP / ludovic MARIN

 
A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Daily Star on April 11, 2019, on page 11.

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