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Course Notes: Introduction to PySpark
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    USE SQL with Spark

    query = "FROM flights SELECT * LIMIT 10"
    # Get the first 10 rows of flights
    flights10 = spark.sql(query)
    # Show the results

    Read a csv with Spark

    Run cancelled
    # Don't change this file path
    file_path = "/usr/local/share/datasets/airports.csv"
    # Read in the airports data
    airports =, header=True)
    # Show the data