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

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...

Thumbnail Feature Premium

THE DREAM TEAM

WARBIRDS | FLIGHT EXPERIENCES Warbird fans can now experience...

Thumbnail Feature Premium

LOW TEMPERATURE TUSSLE

WORLD WAR TWO | FLEET AIR ARM GRUMMAN’S WILDCAT ACHIEVED...

Thumbnail Feature Premium

Gallantry in the air

ABOVE AND BEYOND NEW SERIES with the conclusion of flypast’s...

More from Historic

Military

Avro Vulcan pilot John LeBrun on bomb loads

Whilst the Vulcan was capable of carrying conventional payloads, it originally formed the backbone of Britain’s nuclear deterrent, as retired Vulcan pilot John LeBrun discusses

News Premium

RAF Shadow R1 Fleet to be upgraded and increased

The RAF’s fleet of six modified Beechcraft King Air 350CER Intelligence, Surveillance, Target Acquisition, and Reconnaissance (ISTAR) platforms known as the Shadow R1 is to be increased and upgraded after a £110m contract is awarded to Raytheon UK on November 3

First operational test mission for the F-15EX

Full, large scale operational tests with the US Air Force’s first two Boeing F-15EX Eagle IIs recently got underway at Nellis Air Force Base, Nevada. The 57th Wing at Nellis announced on October 22 that the new type’s first-ever operational test missions were being undertaken at Nellis from October 18-25, paired with F-15Cs and F-15Es

More from Military

Commercial

Feature Premium

Middle East Reinforcement

Tensions between the US and Iran have led to B-52Hs from the...

Thumbnail Feature Premium

US Deployments to Europe

Three USAF F-35As on the ramp at Aviano AB in Italy. The 388th...

Thumbnail Feature Premium

Penultimate Prowler Joins Texas Collection

Grumman EA-6B Prowler 162228 arrived at the Frontiers of Flight...

Thumbnail Feature Premium

Cry Havoc! Let Slip the F-117s to the Netherlands

TALES FROM THE LOGBOOK… Coronet Havoc was the first o_ cial...

Thumbnail Feature Premium

Air Base Movements

AIR BASE MOVEMENTS FROM MAR A selection of the most interesting...

More from Commercial

Flight Simulation

Thumbnail Review Premium

A2A Sims’ Captain of the Ship 049 Constellation

Thanks to its powerful Wright R-3350 Duplex-Cyclone engines,...

Thumbnail Feature Premium

Challenging Airports - FERNANDO DE NORONHA (SBFN)

The terrain around the airfield can funnel and increase the velocity...

Thumbnail Feature Premium

Flight Sim Q&A

You’ve got the questions? We’ve got the answers! ...

More from Flight Simulation

Upcoming Events

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."

Offutt AFB - Defenders of Freedom Air and Space Show

to

Bellevue, United States

US Air Force airshow

MCAS Miramar AirShow

to

San Diego, United States

The event website states it will provide "static displays, and daytime shows that feature military demonstration teams, civilian aerobatic teams, aerial solo acts, vintage aircraft and warbirds."

Selfridge Air Show and Open House

to

Harrison Township, United States

US military air show

Hollomon Airshow 2024 Legacy of Liberty

to

Holloman AFB, United States

US Air Force airshow

RAF Cosford Air Show

to

Wolverhampton, United Kingdom

The airshow website says: "This year’s theme is ‘Take Flight.’ Kickstart your interest in a career in the RAF, and develop an understanding of what the Service does for the defence of the United Kingdom. Get close to the cutting edge of technology with RAF aircraft & unique attractions across the showground, and immerse yourself in a thrilling, action-packed flying display programme. The RAF Cosford Air Show is the only remaining RAF-organised Air Show. It is a great opportunity to learn more about the RAF as well as an exciting summer day out for the whole family."