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Nuremberg for X-Plane Released

Richard Benedikz

Aerosoft has announced EDDN - Nuremberg XP for X-Plane 11 is now available.

Richard Benedikz

RNLAF receives first upgraded CH-47F

Khalem Chapman

Boeing has delivered the first CH-47F Chinook heavy-lift tactical transport helicopter with an upgraded cockpit to the Royal Netherlands Air Force (RNLAF).

Khalem Chapman

Next-Gen Jammer Mid-Band pod development progresses

Khalem Chapman

Development of the US Navy’s Next Generation Jammer Mid-Band (NGJ-MB) airborne electronic attack (AEA) pod has progressed, after it completed another test phase.

Khalem Chapman
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Trapani Typhoons

Peter ten Berg

AFM was invited to visit the Italian Air Force’s important base of Trapani-Birgi, which occupies a remote strategic position covering Europe’s southern flank. Peter ten Berg reports from Sicily.

Peter ten Berg

US contracts Lockheed Martin for 78 more F-35s

Khalem Chapman

Lockheed Martin has been contracted to produce 78 more F-35s for the US Air Force (USAF), US Marine Corps (USMC) and US Navy, in a contract modification worth roughly US$4.7bn.

Khalem Chapman

Dortmund XP Upgraded

Richard Benedikz

Aerosoft has released version 1.4.0 of Dortmund XP for X-Plane 11.

Richard Benedikz

New PC-12 for Irish Air Corps

Thomas Newdick

Yesterday (April 1), a new PC-12NG (c/n 1898, HB-FXT) conducted a test flight at the Pilatus factory in Stans, Switzerland, wearing the Irish tricolour and Irish Air Corps serial 280.

Thomas Newdick
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Coronavirus: Bailout or Bust?

Selwyn Parker

Airlines are desperately seeking subsidies to ensure or prolong their survival. Selwyn Parker considers the industry’s COVID-19 cash crisis and outlines what governments worldwide are doing to ease the pain.

Selwyn Parker

Draken launches Mirage F1M combat training missions

Khalem Chapman

US-based adversary air (ADAIR) contractor, Draken International, has commenced training operations with the US Air Force (USAF), using its ‘new', second-hand Mirage F1M fighters.

Khalem Chapman

X-Plane Arrives in Caernarfon

Richard Benedikz

The latest X-Plane destination from Orbx is EGCK Caernarfon Airport in northern Wales.

Richard Benedikz

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