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

The Schoolmaster

Called up for wartime service, the Rapide became the hard-working...

Thumbnail Feature Premium

HUMBERSIDE WINGS

GLORY DAYS PHOTOGRAPHIC MEMORIES MICK BRITTON presents photos...

Thumbnail Feature Premium

LET THEIR GLORY NOT FADE

Jamie Ewan joined the Historic Army Aircraft Flight at Middle...

Thumbnail Feature Premium

Museum repaints Vulcan as Spitfire replica arrives

The North East Land, Sea & Air Museums (NELSAM), based on the...

Thumbnail Feature Premium

Atlas and DC-3 flypast marks Berlin Airlift anniversary

THE LATEST IN AVIATION HERITAGE Fassberg in Germany...

More from Historic

Military

Japanese military pilots to be trained in Italy

In addition to Qatar and Germany, Japan has now agreed to send its military pilots to the Italian Air Force’s and Leonardo’s International Flight Training School (IFTS) for operational training

RAF A400M is air-to-air refuelled for the first time

A RAF Airbus A400M Atlas C1, serial ‘ZM406’, has been refuelled whilst airborne for the first time. This milestone was achieved during recent trials conducted by 206 Squadron. The squadron is the test and evaluation squadron for heavy aircraft of the UK defence stationed at RAF Brize Norton, Oxford

Eielson AFB F-35s take part in air-to-air weapons evaluation

The 356th Fighter Squadron (FS) made history as the first Lockheed Martin F-35A Lightning II squadron in the Pacific Air Forces (PACAF) to take part in an air-to-air weapons evaluation

More from Military

Commercial

Boeing 737 MAX 7 Feature Premium

New 737 Issue Arises

Boeing has informed the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) that certain 737 Next-Generation aircraft and 737 MAX leading-edge slat tracks may have been improperly manufactured. As a result, these may not meet regulatory requirements for strength and durability.

Thumbnail Feature Premium

Horten HX-2 at Friedrichshafen

The pusher-prop Horten HX-2 is inspired by German wartime flying...

Feature Premium

P&M Aviation Ceases Business

British microlight manufacturer P&M Aviation has announced that...

Thumbnail Feature Premium

Vietnamese Fitter

Vietnam People’s Air Force Sukhoi Su-22M4 Fitter-K, 5864, was...

Feature Premium

New Israeli F-35 Squadron

The Israeli Air Force (IAF) has established a second F-35I Adir...

More from Commercial

Flight Simulation

Flight Sim World released!

Dovetail Games’ Flight Sim World has finally been released...

Thumbnail Review Premium

The Capital of the Tyrol

ORBX INNSBRUCK (LOWI) Scenery add-on for FSX, FSX: Steam...

Thumbnail Feature Premium

Cockpit Building

Jessica Bannister-Pearce breaks down her cockpit building marathon...

More from Flight Simulation

Upcoming Events

Royal Canadian Air Force - Cold Lake Air Show

to

Cold Lake, Canada

Royal Canadian Air Force airshow

Bristol International Balloon Fiesta

to

Bristol, United Kingdom

The event website states: "The Bristol International Balloon Fiesta is a free to attend, three-day event that celebrates the city and its heritage links to the remarkable world of hot air ballooning. From Friday 9th to Sunday 11th August, the rolling hills of Ashton Court on the outskirts of the city of Bristol are home to a temporary playground of entertainment, and a stage set ready and waiting for over 100 hot air balloons to take flight."

Duxford VE Day Flying Day

to

Cambridge, United Kingdom

The event webpage states: Enjoy our first event of the 2024 Duxford Flying Season! Flying Days: VE Day celebrates the role aviation made in the path to victory during World War Two." Regarding the IWM Duxford Flying Days it says: "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."

Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson - Arctic Thunder Air Show 2024

to

Anchorage, United States

US military airshow

NAS Oceana Air Show

to

Virginia Beach, United States

US Navy airshow

Airshow London, Canada

to

London, Canada

Major airshow