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Global openLC Africa Enters Beta

Orbx has revealed the long-awaited Global openLC Africa for FSX and Prepar3D has entered beta testing.

FlightSimExpo Releases Initial List of Exhibitors

FlightSimExpo has confirmed an initial list of almost 40 confirmed exhibitors for its 2020 event in Las Vegas.

DCS: Supercarrier Available on Pre-Order

Eagle Dynamics has announced the DCS: Supercarrier is now available on pre- order.

Lukla - Mount Everest Extreme for FSX Released

Aerosoft has announced that Lukla for Microsoft Flight Simulator X is now available as download in the Aerosoft Online Shop.

Microsoft Flight Simulator - Soundscape

The Microsoft Flight Simulator development team has released a new Feature Discovery Series, Episode 5 – Soundscape over on the Insider website.

Hawker Hurricane MK1 Out Now

Aeroplane Heaven has announced the Hawker Hurricane MK1 for FSX and Prepar3D is now available.

Prepar3D Touches Down in Slovakia

Aerosoft has released the Slovakia destination, Kosice-Barca Airport for Prepar3D version 4.

Only Connect?

Martin Needham considers the future of Flybe...

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UAE’s modernisation drive

In the face of a perceived increasing Iranian threat, the United Arab Emirates’ military continues to modernise...

Swimming with Stingrays

Boeing is on course to deliver a new unmanned aerial system (UAS) to the US Navy that boasts two world firsts...

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Troubled times in the Special Administrative Region

Gordon Arthur examines the forces of the Hong Kong Garrison...

Retirement jobs

There is a regular demand for second-hand, surplus military aircraft....

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Swiss Hornets in the UK

Mick Britton was at RAF Leeming as the Swiss Air Force undertook advanced flying training in the UK...

Fossil Fuels, Electric Aircraft and Ion-Drives

Dave Unwin examines the power to fly...

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A century over the Andes

Last year marked Peru’s centenary of military aviation...

New dawn for the Dash

De Havilland Aircraft of Canada purchased the Dash 8 in mid-2019....

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Ten years of excellence

Since the first flight of the Rafale A demonstrator in 1986, the Dassault fighter has become a popular airshow performer.

US Changes Course on Light Attack?

In the autumn, the US Air Force (USAF) officially issued its final request for proposal (RFP) for six close air support/ground attack aircraft...

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UPDATE: Ukrainian Naval Aviation

Vladimir Trendafilovski provides an update on the status of the Ukrainian Navy’s single aviation unit...

LOUT Emerges from the Black

On a cold and wintry morning in November 2019...

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Big ‘Pigs’ of the Pampas

The C-130 Hercules is the workhorse of many air arms...

Diversity is key to pilot recruitment

Aviation experts are embracing a variety of approaches to source potential pilots...

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Syria the great escape

Tim Ripley looks at the airlift mission to extract American soldiers from Syria...

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Combat in the Canaries

Ben Gorski and Manuel Acosta Zapata join Exercise Ocean Sky...

Police Hawks at 50

By the time it gained its independence from Yugoslavia in 1991, North Macedonia already had a rich aviation heritage...

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