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California museum receives Grumman Intruder

US Navy Intruder veterans Gary Poe (left) and Greg Smith –...

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‘Brisfit’ airborne at Old Warden

The Shuttleworth Collection’s Bristol F.2b Fighter made its...

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Fifteen Cuts

James ‘Jabby’ Jabara became a legend during the Korean War...

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Hero at Herne Bay

I greatly enjoyed Ken Ellis’s report on airfields of the north...

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PRESERVATION NEWS

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Quelle surprise

In keeping with the distinctly Gallic flavour of the March issue,...

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Yak-3 and Spitfire for Aero Legends

Aero Legends’ Yak-3 undergoing refurbishment with Vintage AeroKEY-JAMIE...

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Skymaster anniversary marked in the Netherlands

Two Cessna Skymasters were brought together on February 28 to...

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The fascinating flying career of Bill Williams

Graham Pitchfork relates just some of the fascinating flying career of former photo-recce pilot Bill Williams, who will celebrate his 100th birthday in May

Rebel group claims responsibility for Ethiopian Mi-35 crash

The Tigray People’s Liberation Front – a paramilitary rebel group in Ethiopia – has claimed to have shot down an Ethiopian Air Force-operated Mil Mi-35 attack helicopter, which was lost to attrition on April 20

Quiz: How well do you know your airliners? - Part 3

This week's Commercial Aviation quiz focuses on identifying airliners. Let us know what score you get!

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Your Historic Aviation 5-a-day

Another daily helping of historic photographs from the Key Publishing archive

A400M steps closer to helicopter refuelling certification

Airbus has successfully completed a major helicopter air-to-air refuelling certification campaign with the A400M heavy-lift tactical transport, marking a major milestone in the platform’s continued development

New Italian Destination for MSFS

Software developer, RCStudio has released Airport Trento-Mattarello – LIDT for Microsoft Flight Simulator.

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What’s the difference between the DC-10 and MD-11?

From a distance, the two trijets look very similar, but what are the main differentiating features of the pair? Key.Aero compares them to find out

Gabonese Super Puma crashes following engine failure

A Gabonese Army-operated Eurocopter (now Airbus Helicopters) AS332M1 Super Puma crashed in the Minkébé National Park – located in Gabon’s Ogooué Ivindo province – on April 18

Dutch F-35As briefly grounded due to engine concerns

The Royal Netherlands Air Force has confirmed it briefly grounded its in-country fleet of Lockheed Martin F-35A Lightning II fifth-generation multi-role stealth fighters due to engine wear concerns

Landmarks Frankfurt City Pack Out Now

Orbx has announced Landmarks Frankfurt City Pack for Microsoft Flight Simulator is now available.

Qatar orders two Pilatus PC-24s

A pair of Pilatus PC-24 light business jets have been ordered by the Qatar Emiri Air Force, which will use the type to conduct training and VIP transport operations

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Your Historic Aviation 5-a-day

It was 80 years ago today that the first production Mustang undertook its maiden flight. Here are some great photos of it...

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FlyPast Podcast Episode 18 – Extra

Listen as Group Captain Alastair Montgomery OBE talks to us more about flying the Vulcan during the Falklands War, and what it was really like during Operation Black Buck…

FlyPast Podcast Episode 18

This week we speak to Group Captain Alastair Montgomery OBE, an RAF legend and Vulcan pilot during the Falklands War. He certainly has some stories...

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