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France’s Desert Cats: Jaguars in the Gulf War

Frédéric Lert recounts the first mission by French Air Force...

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The Original Globemaster

The name Globemaster has been used for three USAF transport aircraft...

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Court Line: Colourful Holiday Airline

Court Line Aviation was unlike any other airline seen in Britain...

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Aviation News July 2020

Welcome to Aviation News July 2020

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Sikorsky Skycrane: Versatile Heavy Lifter

Originally operated by the US Army to move outsize cargo...

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Tales from the Logbook: South American Sojourn - Part 1

Gerry Manning enjoyed a memorable trip to Latin America...

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Hawk Staffel: Luftwaffe Special Operations H145Ms

Since 2015, the Luftwaffe has been rapidly developing a new Special Forces capability. Dr Kevin Wright talked with the commanding officer for 4 Staffel ‘Hawks’ of HSG 64, about this highly specialised squadron and its Airbus Helicopters H145Ms.

New Italian Destination for Prepar3D

Aerosoft has released Reggio Calabria professional for Prepar3D V4.5 and v5.

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The Future of Holidays

That well-earned summer break you’ve been waiting for could be just around the corner. From the airport experience to the cost of flights, Thomas Haynes investigates what holidays could be like in the post COVID-19 world

Turbo Porter Takes Flight in X-Plane

Thranda Design has announced the Pilatus PC-6 Turbo Porter for X-Plane 11 is out.

XP GLJ Model 25 SE v3.0 Ready for Take-Off

Xtreme Prototypes has announced the GLJ Model 25 Special Edition v3.0 is now available.

PC Pilot Issue 128 Downloads

Specially selected freeware and videos of flight sims reviewed in the July/August 2020 issue.

TFDi Design Touches Down on Orbx Direct

Orbx has announced the TFDi Design 717 for FSX & Prepar3D is now available as a download on Orbx Central.

Air Hauler 2 for X-Plane Released

Just Flight has announced Air Hauler 2 for the Windows version of X-Plane 11 is now available.

New Croatian Destination for Orbx

Orbx has announced LDRI Rijeka Airport for Prepar3D v4+ is now available.

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A View Worth a Thousand Words...

When competition among inter-island flights is fierce, it takes a stand-out competitor to break the mould...

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British Airways Concorde

The British Airways Concorde fleet operated with 22 captains...

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Historic Aviation: Avro RJX Back to its Best

Preserving Commercial Aviation’s Past...

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Aeroplane July 2020

Welcome to Aeroplane July 2020

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Opening Skies Over Africa

While Africa’s civil aviation sector continues to grow it faces mounting challenges...

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PROFILE: Ray Hanna

Ray Hanna was already a great by the time he piloted Spitfire IX MH434...

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SPEEDBIRD 001: The Legacy Lives On

There is perhaps no other flight number more iconic than BA001...

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Insight: Wings and wheels

He was the great innovator of Grand Prix racing...

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From Dubai to the World

Airliner World’s Gordon Smith speaks with Nabil Sultan, Emirates’ divisional senior vice president of cargo...

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WORKSHOP: A Warrior's Return

Restoration of Hawker Typhoon RB396 to flying condition remains very much on course...

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