Key Aero

Your aviation destination

In-depth aviation news and insight powered by eight leading aviation magazines. Instant digital access to the latest issues plus exclusive videos, features and interviews only available on KeyAero

Subscribe Now to read our premium aviation content

Latest from Key.Aero

Explore the latest news and features by our world-class aviation journalists. Stay up to date on the latest military aviation developments, commercial airline news, historic restoration projects, flight simulation releases and much more.

Trending Topics

Israel-Hamas War  Boeing 747  RAF  Concorde  Vulcan  Ukraine Russia War

Historic

Thumbnail Feature Premium

HOOKS’ TOURS

Mike Hooks began his aviation photography career in 1945 with...

Thumbnail Feature Premium

POWER HOUSE

In pursuit of continued engine development, Rolls-Royce’s experimental...

Thumbnail Feature Premium

Wartime Arado restoration in Germany

The substantial remains of Arado Ar 196 A-5 623183 in Nordholz...

Thumbnail Feature Premium

Night-fighter Meteor project advances at Elvington

Graham Buckle and his team at Elvington in Yorkshire have taken...

Thumbnail Feature Premium

Rebuilt Yakovlev UT-2 flown in Russia

Yakovlev UT-2B RA-2724G on the grass at Daryino recently. MIKHAIL...

More from Historic

Military

Thumbnail Feature Premium

Tactical Fighter Meet ‘86 at RAF Waddington

Early August 1986 saw a gathering of more than 70 aircraft from from eight NATO countries at RAF Waddington for Tactical Fighter
Meet (TFM) ’86...

South Korea declares F-35A IOC

The Republic of Korea Air Force (ROKAF) has officially declared initial operational capability (IOC) with its Lockheed Martin F-35A Lightning II fighters, according to local media sources.

Raytheon to support U-2 ASARS-2A radar systems

The US Air Force (USAF) has contracted Raytheon to support the Advanced Synthetic Aperture Radar System-2A (ASARS-2A) employed by the Lockheed U-2S Dragon Lady high-altitude reconnaissance aircraft.

More from Military

Commercial

Spanish Super Puma’s new titles

The Ejército del Aire’s 402 Escuadrón based at Cuatro Vientos...

Euro MALE unveiled

Two images of the European medium altitude long endurance remotely...

Insitu updates ScanEagle

Boeing subsidiary Insitu unveiled the ScanEagle3 at the recent...

A330 rate cut

Airbus has rolled out the first A330-900neo for another operator,...

Anglo-American airpower: transatlantic hybrid

UNITED STATES F-35B Lightning II ZM148 (c/n BK-14) on the...

More from Commercial

Flight Simulation

More from Flight Simulation

Upcoming Events

FAI World Microlight Championships

to

Corby, United Kingdom

World Microlight Championships

Selfridge Air Show and Open House

to

Harrison Township, United States

US military air show

Wings Over Whiteman 2024 Air and Space Show

to

Whiteman AFB, United States

US Air Force airshow

Midlands Air Festival

to

Alcester, United Kingdom

The main flying displays the organisers say will be on Saturday and Sunday. The event website also says: "Join us again for our fantastic classic air display in the stunning grounds of the Ragley Hall Estate. There will be a wide array displays including Warbirds, Classic Jets, Helicopters, amazing high energy aerobatics, aerial ballet, flying circus and some of the largest radio controlled models in the world, that are so big you can almost climb into them!
"There will also be parachute display teams plus the chance to get up close and personal to some of our display aircraft which will be landing on site on our own dedicated runway! Our flying display will be an exciting and entertaining mix, with even a small section dedicated to our younger visitors."

Duxford Battle of Britain Air Show

to

Cambridge, United Kingdom

The event webpage states: "On the ground, in the air, and even in the clothes you wear! Step back into summer 1940 at the Battle of Britain Air Show and see historic Duxford come to life."

Meeting Aérien ‘Le Temps des Hélices’

to

La Ferté-Alais, France

The event website states: "Every morning, the public can get closer to the planes via the static exhibition and interact with the pilots and mechanics...The afternoon is specially dedicated to flight presentations with a show lasting more than 5 hours including around a hundred aircraft flying in the skies of Essonne. The show unfolds through thematic scenes the history of aeronautics, from the time of the pioneers to the latest generation of civil and military aircraft."