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Advent of Code - Day 9: Encoding Error

With your neighbor happily enjoying their video game, you turn your attention to an open data port on the little screen in the seat in front of you.

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Advent of Code - Day 8: Handheld Halting

Your flight to the major airline hub reaches cruising altitude without incident. While you consider checking the in-flight menu for one of those drinks that come with a little umbrella, you are interrupted by the kid sitting next to you.

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Advent of Code - Day 7: Handy Haversacks

You land at the regional airport in time for your next flight. In fact, it looks like you’ll even have time to grab some food: all flights are currently delayed due to issues in luggage processing.

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Advent of Code - Day 6: Custom Customs

As your flight approaches the regional airport where you’ll switch to a much larger plane, customs declaration forms are distributed to the passengers.

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Advent of Code - Day 5: Binary Boarding

You board your plane only to discover a new problem: you dropped your boarding pass! You aren’t sure which seat is yours, and all of the flight attendants are busy with the flood of people that suddenly made it through passport control.

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Advent of Code - Day 4: Passport Processing

You arrive at the airport only to realize that you grabbed your North Pole Credentials instead of your passport. While these documents are extremely similar, North Pole Credentials aren’t issued by a country and therefore aren’t actually valid documentation for travel in most of the world.

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Advent of Code - Day 3: Toboggan Trajectory

With the toboggan login problems resolved, you set off toward the airport. While travel by toboggan might be easy, it’s certainly not safe: there’s very minimal steering and the area is covered in trees. You’ll need to see which angles will take you near the fewest trees.

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Advent of Code - Day 2: Password Philosophy

Your flight departs in a few days from the coastal airport; the easiest way down to the coast from here is via toboggan.

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Advent of Code - Day 1: Report Repair

After saving Christmas five years in a row, you’ve decided to take a vacation at a nice resort on a tropical island. Surely, Christmas will go on without you.

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