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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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Hinton breaks world piston speed record Steve Hinton Jr...

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AEROPLANE DATABASE

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Toronto ‘Lanc’ for disposal

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A-20 wins at Oshkosh

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Hangar Talk

Comment on historic aviation by the chief executive of the UK’s...

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ROUND BRITAIN WHIZ

1911’s Circuit of Britain race did more than just demonstrate...

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”We were moving faster than a rifle bullet”

SR-71 RECORDS One last, fast pass by 972 before its final...

Long Kesh Wildcat partially painted

The Ulster Aviation Society has painted the port side of its...

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AEROPLANE meets DAVID OGILVY

The ex-RAF Mosquito PR pilot and air racing stalwart who helped...

Jim Pearce 1929-2017

The most successful warbird recovery specialist of the past 25...

HORNET WILDCAT COMPLETED

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New Macchi M5 replica taxies at Taranto

A newly constructed replica of a Macchi M5 seaplane taxied in...

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HOOKS’ TOURS

Mike Hooks began his aviation photography career in 1945 with...

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THE ULTIMATE PISTON

Darryl Greenamyer and speed are synonymous. After four years...

More Buchón arrivals

HA-1112 Buchón C.4K-152/N4109G/ G‑AWHR, still wearing its...

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THE LAST HANDLEY PAGE

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Mosquito re-assembly begins

Re-assembly of Tony Agar’s de Havilland Mosquito NFII, HJ711,...

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AEROPLANE Archive

Ben Dunnell explores The Aeroplane’s outstanding archives to...

Spartan 7W arrives in France

Spartan 7W Executive N47W outside the Aéro Restauration Service...

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British-Irish Airports Expo 2022

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London, United Kingdom

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.

Royal International Air Tattoo 2022

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Fairford, United Kingdom

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.

ILA Berlin 2022

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Schönefeld, Germany

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

Shuttleworth Family Air Show

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Biggleswade, United Kingdom

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!