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Vickers VC10 at 60

To mark the 60th anniversary of the Vickers VC10's first flight, Key.Aero has collated a special collection of articles which tell the story of the quadjet's design and development whilst also examining its airliner origins and its later success as a military platform.

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California museum receives Grumman Intruder

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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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Yak-3 and Spitfire for Aero Legends

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

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Quelle surprise

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

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

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Your Historic Aviation 5-a-day

Another daily helping of historic photographs from the Key Publishing archive

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!

A century of aviation innovation

The pioneering spirit of the Vulcan continued right the way through the 20th Century and into the 21st – and shows no sign of slowing…

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...

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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Your Historic Aviation 5-a-day

Super Sabres, Short Seamews… here are more aircraft from our capacious vaults!

Boeing to provide support services for Israeli Apache fleet

Israel has contracted Boeing to provide integrated logistics support services for the Israeli Air Force’s fleet of AH-64A/D Apache attack helicopters

 

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