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WESCAM MX-20 successfully integrated onto MQ-9

Khalem Chapman

General Atomics Aeronautical Systems, Inc (GA-ASI) and L3Harris Technologies have successfully integrated the WESCAM MX-20 electro-optical/infrared (EO/IR) system onto an MQ-9 unmanned combat air vehicle (UCAV).

Khalem Chapman

Dundee For Prepar3D Out Now

Richard Benedikz

Orbx has released EGPN Dundee Airport for Prepar3D version 4.

Richard Benedikz

Boeing contracted to support for British AH-64Es

Khalem Chapman

The US Department of Defense has announced it has contracted Boeing to provide support services for the UK’s future AH-64E attack helicopter fleet.

Khalem Chapman

Dutch DC-3 to fly passengers in the UK

Steve Beebee

DDA Classic Airlines from the Netherlands will be flying passengers from Cambridge in Douglas DC-3 PH-PBA in July.

Steve Beebee

Japan conducts final RF-4EJ training flight

Khalem Chapman

The Japanese Air Self-Defense Force (JASDF) has flown its final official training sortie with its McDonnell Douglas RF-4EJ tactical reconnaissance aircraft.

Khalem Chapman
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Still Up in the Air?

Mark Broadbent

Will the development of a controversial third runway at Heathrow happen? Will capacity issues be resolved? Mark Broadbent considers the latest on the decades-long UK airport expansion saga.

Mark Broadbent

Kraków for X-Plane

Richard Benedikz

Drzewiecki Design has released EPKK Kraków XP for X-Plane 11.

Richard Benedikz
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Phantom Survivors: Gone but not Forgotten

Jamie Hunter

Operational F-4s have dwindled over the past decade, with some notable retirements and events.

Jamie Hunter
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Phantom Survivors: Turkish Terminators

Onur Kurç and Tayfun Yaşar

Having undergone a major re-shuffle in recent years, the Turkish Air Force has dramatically rationalized its F-4 Phantom II fleet as these warriors ultimately face retirement.

Onur Kurç and Tayfun Yaşar
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Phantom Survivors: Rising Sun 'Rhinos'

Rich Cooper

The Japan Air Self-Defense Force operates an exotic mix of F-4s, with its reconnaissance variants now being retired and a single squadron of air defenders remaining.

Rich Cooper

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