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To celebrate the release of the long-awaited film Top Gun: Maverick, Key.Aero is marking the occasion with special coverage of the real TOPGUN fighter weapons school and the movies with material on the original and the sequel.

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FUTURE FOCUS

The F-35C Lightning II will provide a low-observable capability...

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CUTING EDGE

USAF WANTS TO TRANSFORM MISSILE RAILS INTO ARMED DRONES ...

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BRAZIL CONSIDERS SHERPAS

A C-23 from the California Army National Guard’s Detachment...

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CAS ‘VIPER’ SQUADRON NAMED

Chris Wood The new specialist close air support (CAS) training...

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SINGAPORE EXTENDS PC-21 TRAINING DETACHMENT

SINGAPORE DEFENCE MINISTER Ng Eng Hen and Australian Minister...

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E-8C UPGRADES PLANNED

A U-2S with the OMS kit gets airborne from Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson...

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STRIKE EAGLE ENGINE FAILURE AT LAKENHEATH

AT AROUND 13.00HRS on September 18, F-15E serial 91-0320 of the...

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CAG-BIRD CORNER

Jim Dunn Carrier Air Wing Two (CVW-2) spent September deployed...

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PRIZE FIGHTER

Our review of the aircraft of the US Navy Carrier Air Wings (CVWs)...

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NEW COCKPIT PANEL FOR KC-135R

185th ARW/MSgt Vincent De Groot An Iowa Air National Guard...

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The air wing’s second multi-role helicopter, the MH-60S provides...

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IN THE WAKE OF THE STORM

The US Department of Defense deployed more than 6,000 active-duty...

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EXERCISE ‘GRIFONE 2017’

An AB205A-1 from the Italian Army’s 34° Gruppo Squadroni ‘Toro’...

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SEND IN THE CAVALRY

February’s arrival of a C-5 Galaxy at Riga International Airport,...

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FIRST FLIGHT FOR PHÉNIX TANKER

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CAYUSE WARRIOR FOR AFGHANISTAN

One of the Afghan Air Force’s existing MD530F Cayuse Warriors...

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COMPASS CALL PROTEST DENIED

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NEW RECONNAISSANCE PODS FOR POLISH F-16S

ON SEPTEMBER 1 the Polish Armament Inspectorate announced that...

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’EINSTEIN BOX’ REVEALED

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GORILLAS

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The 5th British-Irish Airports Expo is the trade show for all stakeholders on the airport campus. Typically, an expo of up to 150 exhibitors, and six conferences, attended by 2,300++ visitors, the 2022 British-Irish Airports EXPO moves from Olympia to take place at ExCeL London on 22-23 June 2022.

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The Royal International Air Tattoo will return in 2022 from 15-17 July. Friday will again be the preview day with a 4-hour flying display whilst Saturday and Sunday will both be full show days with over seven hours of thrilling flying displays each day.

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Under the motto "Pioneering Aerospace" the #ILA22 will take place for the first time at the newly opened BER Airport in the heart of Europe. The German Aerospace Industries Association (BDLI) as ILA brand owner and Messe Berlin GmbH as organizer are expecting trade visitors from all over the world, high-ranking guests from international, European and German politics and of course the numerous visitors of the public days in Berlin for the first time in four years

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The Shuttleworth Family Air Show will have all kinds of exciting attractions both on the ground and in the skies. Be prepared to be thrilled!