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

AEROPLANE MEETS… DR ROBERT PLEMING

The chief executive of the Vulcan to the Sky Trust reflects on...

Thumbnail Feature Premium

I FLEW FOR FIDEL

The death on 25 November of Fidel Castro brought to mind memories...

Qantas ‘Super Connie’ moves

Still bearing the nameof its last operator, Winky’s Fish, on...

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...

More from Historic

Military

Thumbnail Feature Premium

Air power Between Russia and the West

In the last of a two-part feature on the Belarusian Air Force and Air Defence ...

Thumbnail Feature Premium

Airbus opens up

After a gap of three years, Airbus held its three-day Trade Media Briefing for military aviation journalists from all over the world.

Thumbnail Feature Premium

The Arctic transporters

The 139th Airlift Squadron – part of the New York Air National Guard’s 109th Airlift Wing – is probably the only flying unit that operates at opposite ends of the world.

More from Military

Commercial

Thumbnail Feature Premium

COMAC’s ARJ21 Completes Crosswind Testing

CHINESE AIRCRAFT manufacturer COMAC has successfully completed...

Thumbnail Feature Premium

Qantas Getting Fit for the Longest Flights

“Do we need four classes? Could unused cargo areas become exercise...

Thumbnail Feature Premium

Boom!

James Careless looks at the US manufacturer intending to make...

J-15D aka J-17: The Sino-Growler

Noticeable in this image are the two huge electronic warfare...

AC-130 gunship disabled

US Air Force Special Operations Command AC-130 gunships operating...

More from Commercial

Flight Simulation

More from Flight Simulation

Upcoming Events

Helitech Expo

to

London, United Kingdom

Helicopter trade show.

ILA Berlin

to

Schönefeld, Germany

The event website states: "ILA Berlin features the entire value chain and every tier of the aerospace industry, from Aviation, Space and Defence & Support, to Advanced Air Mobility and the Supplier sector."

19 Wing Comox Air Show

to

Comox, Canada

Royal Canadian Air Force airshow

Duxford Summer Air Show D-Day 80

to

Cambridge, United Kingdom

The event webpage says: "We will pay tribute to this momentous anniversary by welcoming nine historic Dakotas – the aircraft synonymous with the D-Day landings – to the skies of Duxford for a series of dramatic flypasts over the weekend and a mass historic parachute jump over the historic airfield on Saturday 1 June."

McConnell AFB - Frontiers in Flight Open House and Airshow

to

Wichita, United States

US Air Force airshow

Shuttleworth Race Day Air Show

to

Biggleswade, United Kingdom

The event webpage states: "our Race Day Air Show celebrates the passion Richard Shuttleworth had for racing, both on the ground and in the air...
[and] brings together icons of the aviation and the motor vehicle industry for a dramatic day of full action both on our grass runway and the Bedfordshire skies."