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Flight Sim World released!

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

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Slovakian Bell 429 purchase go-ahead

THE GOVERNMENT of Slovakia has moved closer to buying nine Bell...

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Trislander for Duxford

Britten-Norman Trislander G-BEVT was due to delivered to the...

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MD530F sale to Kenya approved

KENYA HAS gained US State Department approval for the purchase...

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The Blackburn Beverley came into its own thousands of miles from...

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RAAF ‘classic’ Hornets return from Middle East

On May 19, two of the last four No 77 Squadron F/A-18As returned...

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Carenado Cheyenne II

The aircraft prized for its performance, utility and economy...

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The work of 3 11 º Gruppo Vol o, the flight-test unit of the...

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MC-21 Maiden Flight

HEADLINES The Irkut MC-21 prototype lands back at the Irkutsk...

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France’s first PC-21 breaks cover

The first PC-21 for the French Air Force is towed across the...

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The Guild of Aviation Artists will be holding its 47th ‘Aviation...

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Israel eyes training helicopters

ISRAEL IS considering the Leonardo AW119Kx, Bell 407GXP and Airbus...

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Turkey’s centenary in 2023 is the date set for the country’s...

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DCS: Spitfire LF Mk IX

Air Combat: Part 1 TUTORIAL “After two steep circling...

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Export Z-19E makes maiden flight

The Z-19E prototype during its maiden flight at Harbin on May...

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Omani Hawk and Typhoon Unveiled

MILITARY NEWS A Hawk Mk.166 and Typhoon for Oman on the flight...

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Global Hawk arrives at Yokota

THE USAF has begun flying the RQ-4 Global Hawk from Yokota Air...

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Original Scout Scheme

Rare Boeing YL-15 Scout (47-432/N4770C) has be returned to its...

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Saudi Saqr-1 UAV unveiled

SAUDI ARABIA’S King Abdulaziz City for Science and Technology...

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Dassault Aviation and the French Defence Procurement Agency have...

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Multey’s Hangar Easter Bunny Air Rally VIRTUAL AIRLINES...

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Release to Service for MFTS helicopters

One of the first MFTS helicopters to receive a military serial,...

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First F-35B Rolled Out at Cameri

The first Italian-built F-35B in the sunshine at Cameri on May...

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Reaper drops GBU-38

A US Air Force MQ-9 Reaper has, for the first time, dropped a...


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