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Bandits of the Last Frontier!
Eielson Air Force Base in the wilds of Alaska is home to one of just two USAF aggressor squadrons. Kedar Karmarkar ventured to Fairbanks to see what goes on for the 18th Aggressor Squadron during its main event: Red Flag – Alaska.
COVID-19 and the Military: A Discussion
Despite some inevitable changes to normal operations, the military is still very much carrying on - and playing its part in helping out with the current crisis. Watch Jamie Hunter and Thomas Newdick discuss the details...
Japan Coast Guard orders two additional H225s
The Japan Coast Guard (JCG) has placed an order for two additional Airbus Helicopters H225s.
US Navy procures two additional E-2Ds
Northrop Grumman has been awarded a contract to supply and support an additional two E-2D Advanced Hawkeyes for the US Navy.
Portugal's Wolves of the Sea
Operating the P-3C CUP+ Orion, the Portuguese Air Force’s Esquadra 601 is a maritime patrol and anti-submarine warfare specialist headquartered in Beja, in the south of the country. But as José Matos discovers, this is a unit that ranges far and wide.
Boeing landed with $2.5bn fine following 737 MAX fraud charges
The criminal proceedings focus on the “fraudulent and deceptive conduct” of two former employees
WestJet reveals 737 MAX return plan
Following the resumption of commercial operations in both Brazil and the US, the airline outlines its intentions for getting the embattled jet back in the sky
Hawker Siddeley Trident - set up to fail?
British European Airways had a manufacturer on hand to develop its bespoke trijet however it saw fit, but that didn’t quell the carrier’s desire to buy Boeing. Stephen Skinner concludes his two-part overview of the Hawker Siddeley Trident
WHERE ARE THEY NOW?
Based on The Aeroplane’s period listing of all participants...
PERMAN AND HIS PARASOL
CLASSICS Perman ParasolGoing on the trail of E. G. Perman and...
THE OFFICE RUNABOUT
DATAFILE DevelopmentIn PrintThe SpotterAuster Autocrat...
Back to Basics Stage 1 – Lesson 6
This issue we start a discussion on landing techniques…
Prepar3D version 4-ready
Over the past few months, a number of major publishers and developers...
Chris Frishmuth fulfils his dream of becoming a bush pilot…...