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

Typhoon project goes public

SPECIAL REPORT The Typhoon project laid out in the Boultbeehangar...

Polish ace scheme for BBMF Spitfire XVI

On 8 November it was announced that the Battle of BritainMemorial...

Thumbnail Feature Premium

MILLS and the ‘MOSSIE’

The triumphs and tragedies encountered by de Havilland Australia...

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...

More from Historic

Military

The Brazilian ‘Smart Fighter’

Saab delivered the first Gripen E to the Brazilian Air Force...

Loyal Wingman A Perfect Partnership?

Khalem Chapman explores the Loyal Wingman concept...

Going for Guns

Gunships have been on call to support allied ground forces...

More from Military

Commercial

The Guild of Aviation Artists’ 2018 Exhibition

Evolution, by Ronald Wong GAvA, a UK F-35B leads other fighter...

Hangar drones

The new Advanced Inspection Drone has been demonstrated to several...

Differing engine architectures

An AH-64 Apache mechanic from the shops platoon, Bravo Company,...

IN BRIEF

Russia considers new airliner brand The two Sukhoi Civil Aircraft...

Russian Bears sharpen their claws

The Russian Air and Space Force’s tactical sub-branches completed...

More from Commercial

Flight Simulation

More from Flight Simulation

Upcoming Events

Duxford Flying Day: 19 Squadron

to

Cambridge, United Kingdom

The event webpage states: "Uncover the story of the legendary 19 Squadron, the fighter pilots who made Spitfire history at Dunkirk and throughout the Battle of Britain at Flying Days: 19 Squadron. Enjoy a special themed display, providing an afternoon of over an hour of scheduled flying, on top of your great day out at IWM Duxford."

International Sanicole Airshow

to

Hechtel-Eksel, Belgium

Established in 1977, the airshow returns in 2024 for its 44th edition.

Offutt AFB - Defenders of Freedom Air and Space Show

to

Bellevue, United States

US Air Force airshow

Royal International Air Tattoo

to

Fairford, United Kingdom

The themes this year for RIAT are '50 Years F-16', 'NATO 75th Anniversary', '100th Anniversary of the Royal Canadian Air Force' and 'Pushing the boundaries in Air and Space'. Regarding the final one in the list the RIAT website states: "Our main theme will highlight the important work of Flight Test & Evaluation in modern aviation, looking back at 100 years of British military test flying. We hope to display specialised, modified and instrumented test flight aircraft from organisations from around the world dedicated to Flight Test, Evaluation and Scientific Research."

FAI World Microlight Championships

to

Corby, United Kingdom

World Microlight Championships

NATO Days in Ostrava & Czech Air Force Days

to

Mošnov, Czechia

The event website states: "The main programme, taking place at Ostrava Leos Janacek Airport, features heavy military hardware, police and rescue equipment, dynamic displays of special forces’ training, flying displays and presentations of armaments, equipment and gear of individual units."