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BREAKING: Jet2 selects A321neo with its first ever Airbus order

After weeks of speculation, the airline selected the European airframer for its new narrowbodies

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Split for Microsoft Flight Simulator

Orbx has announced LDSP Split Airport for Microsoft Flight Simulator is now available.

“Altitude was my fuel”: A330 captain on Atlantic dual engine failure

In part two of an exclusive interview with Key.Aero, the commander of Air Transat Flight 236 recounts the incredible story of his dual engine flameout over the Atlantic and 75-mile-long glide to a successful landing

Air Warrior Podcast Episode 16

We speak with former USAF pilot, Dean ‘Wilbur’ Wright, who discusses his impressive career of flying the A-10 and F-117A operationally, as well as for the service’s world-renowned Thunderbirds air demonstration squadron and his time on the Harrier GR7 during an exchange tour with the RAF

Air New Zealand reveals future fleet strategy

Kiwi flag carrier unveils long-term plans for its roster as it continues to deal with the impact of the pandemic

The Monday Military Aviation Quiz 58

Welcome to the 58th Monday Military Aviation Quiz! How well do you know your modern military aircraft? Test your aircraft recognition skills here

Tally Ho Project launches patron's scheme!

The Tally Ho Project aims to teach younger generations lessons of courage, resilience, duty and unity through the stories of those who served through the Battle of Britain... and now, the project is asking for your support!

Quiz: Airline Recognition

This week's Commercial Aviation quiz will test your European airline recognition skills! Let us know what score you get!

US State Department abandons seven CH-46Es in Kabul

Seven Boeing Vertol CH-46E Sea Knight helicopters operated by the US Department of State Air Wing (DoSAW) have been abandoned in Afghanistan

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ANALYSIS: Exploring the fate of the Afghan Air Force

We consider the fate of the Afghan Air Force following the Taliban’s takeover of Afghanistan

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Kenya receives three additional Grob G120TPs

An additional three Grob G120TPs have been delivered to the Kenyan Air Force

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Canberra Controversy

The Canberra’s first participation in a UK air defence exercise led to wildly different claims in the press about how the bomber and defending fighters had performed. Read here the informative article from the October 24, 1952 issue of The Aeroplane on this landmark exercise

B-2A Spirits conduct first-ever forward operations from Iceland

Three USAF Northrop Grumman B-2A Spirit stealth bombers from the 509th Bomb Wing at Whiteman AFB, Missouri, arrived at Keflavik Air Base, Iceland on August 23

FlyPast Podcast Episode 36

For this episode, we're talking to Ian Flint, the CEO of Stow Maries Great War Aerodrome near Maldon, in Essex...

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The historic aircraft designs that were too advanced for the future

One industrial designer's concepts seemed radical for the times, but they influenced contemporary aircraft designs from the B-2 Stealth bomber to the A-320 airliner...

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Forgotten screwdriver tip triggered Jetstar A320 engine failure

An investigation by the Australian Transportation Safety Bureau discovered the tool may have been in the engine for more than 100 flights

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493rd FS deploys to RAF Leeming for Agile Liberty 21-2

The USAF’s 493rd Fighter Squadron ‘The Grim Reapers’ – a component of the 48th Fighter Wing – has deployed to RAF Leeming in North Yorkshire to participate in Exercise Agile Liberty 21-2

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100 NOT OUT: An in-depth review of the Royal Australian Air Force

The Royal Australian Air Force turned 100 on April 1, 2021. Today it is a world class air arm, capable of leading joint and coalition operations around the globe, as we report

Finland prepares to host Arctic Fighter Meet 21

The Finnish Air Force’s Lapland Air Command is preparing to host the Arctic Fighter Meet 21 live air exercise at Rovaniemi Air Base from August 30 to September 3

Microsoft Flight Simulator Announces Major Updates at gamescom

During the gamescom 2021 Xbox Stream, Asobo announced several updates coming to Microsoft Flight Simulator over the next few months to PC and Xbox Series X|S.

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Welcome to Miami!

Chris Sloan joins the celebrations as Emirates operates its first scheduled passenger flight into the Florida gateway

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New times, new designs

Terminal architecture has the power to make or break the passenger experience. Leading architects tell Tara Craig how the pandemic has affected their plans for the next generation of terminals

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Keeping Melbourne Moving

Chris Frame catches up with Simon Gandy, chief of infrastructure at Melbourne Airport, to learn more about how the Australian gateway has turned the COVID crisis into an opportunity

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Snapshot: AvGreek Adventure

With travel restrictions preventing Peter Apsey from taking a well-earned break in the Ionian sunshine, the photographer has instead ventured into his picture archive and dusted off some images from a trip to Corfu in September 2019

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In good company

US industry stalwart Lysa Scully joined Ferrovial Airports in January. She tells Tara Craig about the role, her ambitions and her thoughts on the wider airports sector in the light of COVID-19

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