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Historic

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Wellington crew remembered in Belgium

A plaque was unveiled at Tildonk near Leuven, Belgium, recently...

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New training themed display in Lelystad

The Aviodrome museum has reorganised part of its display hall...

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Bristol Freighter begins journey to UK

Bristol Type 170 Freighter NZ5911 is pictured in Singapore on...

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LIFE IN THE FAST LANE

LUIGINO CALIARO TALKS TO TWO PILOTS WHO SHARE A PASSION FOR THE...

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Delta days

When flying in its early white colour scheme, the Avro Vulcan...

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Military

USAF F-15 fleet to receive ACES 5 ejection seats

Collins Aerospace announced on October 29 that it has been awarded a US$700m contract to qualify, produce and field the ACES 5 next-generation ejection seat for various US Air Force aircraft

US Navy seeks E-3D in-flight trainer for E-6B Mercury fleet

The US Navy seeks to procure a Boeing E-3D Sentry airborne early warning and control system for use as an in-flight trainer to reduce the wear on its E-6B Mercury command and control aircraft

The Monday Military Aviation Quiz 15

Welcome to the 15th Monday Military Aviation Quiz! How well do you know your modern military aircraft? Test your aircraft recognition skills on our quiz here!

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Commercial

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JOTA AVIATION GROWING A ‘GO-TO’ AIRLINE

Need an aircraft at short notice for a charter fl ight or to...

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U2 Jets Around Europe

JetMagic Boeing 757-23A, 9H-AVM, departed Dublin on September...

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777X Breaks Cover

The first of Boeing’s new twin-aisle aircraft family has rolled...

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25(F) Sqn Re-forms on Hawk T2

An RAF Hawk T2 wearing the markings of 25(Fighter) Squadron....

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First Two Poseidons Set for Kinloss

The RAF's initial P-8A Poseidon maritime patrol aircraft will...

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Flight Simulation

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Upcoming Events

Duxford Flying Day: 19 Squadron

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Cambridge, United Kingdom

The event webpage states: "Uncover the story of the legendary 19 Squadron, the fighter pilots who made Spitfire history at Dunkirk and throughout the Battle of Britain at Flying Days: 19 Squadron. Enjoy a special themed display, providing an afternoon of over an hour of scheduled flying, on top of your great day out at IWM Duxford."

International Sanicole Airshow

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Hechtel-Eksel, Belgium

Established in 1977, the airshow returns in 2024 for its 44th edition.

Abbotsford International Airshow

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Abbotsford, Canada

The airshow website says: "The Abbotsford Airshow was born in 1962 as a partnership between the Abbotsford Flying Club and the Abbotsford Rotary Club to promote aviation at the Abbotsford Airport. Since then, the event has grown to become one of the Fraser Valley’s largest and most exciting annual events."

Royal International Air Tattoo

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Fairford, United Kingdom

The themes this year for RIAT are '50 Years F-16', 'NATO 75th Anniversary', '100th Anniversary of the Royal Canadian Air Force' and 'Pushing the boundaries in Air and Space'. Regarding the final one in the list the RIAT website states: "Our main theme will highlight the important work of Flight Test & Evaluation in modern aviation, looking back at 100 years of British military test flying. We hope to display specialised, modified and instrumented test flight aircraft from organisations from around the world dedicated to Flight Test, Evaluation and Scientific Research."

Sywell 2024

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Northampton, United Kingdom

The event website states: "Sywell 2024 will be a quite remarkable airshow combined with ground attractions including classic cars and much more. Showcasing multiple classic aircraft from across Europe alongside modern jets, the flying line-up will include formation and unique display acts, some of which will be UK firsts. Added to that will be a host of special photographic opportunities for the enthusiasts, stalls, children's fun fair and many more things to do."

NATO Days in Ostrava & Czech Air Force Days

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Mošnov, Czechia

The event website states: "The main programme, taking place at Ostrava Leos Janacek Airport, features heavy military hardware, police and rescue equipment, dynamic displays of special forces’ training, flying displays and presentations of armaments, equipment and gear of individual units."