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Explore the latest news and features by our world-class aviation journalists. Stay up to date on the latest military aviation developments, commercial airline news, historic plane restoration projects, flight simulation releases and much more.

The Spitfire world record holder

Straight after Flt Lt Charlie Brown notched an astonishing 1,500 hours flying Spitfires, Key.Aero spoke to him about what makes this iconic aircraft so special.

How hard is it to restore a Spitfire?

Key.Aero heads to the Heritage Hangar at Biggin Hill, one of the world’s great Spitfire collections

Inside the wartime Spitfire factory

Jonathan Garraway examines the vast Castle Bromwich Spitfire factory and its prodigious output.

Commercial Aviation General Knowledge Quiz - Part 2

Back by popular demand - here's this week's Commercial Aviation-themed general knowledge quiz! How much of an #avgeek are you?

The 16 airlines that cancelled Concorde orders

Famously, only two airlines ever operated the supersonic airliner. But as Key.Aero details, 16 other carriers made non-binding agreements and eventually backed out

Airbus delivers first US-built A220

The airframer handed over the A220 to Delta Air Lines just under two years after it broke ground on the Alabama facility

Microsoft Flight Simulator October 22 Development Update

In the latest Microsoft Flight Simulator development report, Asobo Studios announced new partnerships, provided a status update on the progress of VR (Virtual Reality) development and released the latest episode in Around the World series - North America.

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Which airlines fly the most aircraft types?

As the COVID-19 pandemic forces airlines to streamline their fleets, Key.Aero examines which carriers’ rosters boast the largest number of types

Netherlands accelerates C-130H fleet replacement

The Dutch Ministry of Defence revealed on October 13 that it intends to replace its ageing fleet of four Lockheed C-130H Hercules tactical transports ahead of schedule

REVEALED: BA 747 saved from the scrapheap

As British Airways completes the retirement process for its Boeing 747 fleet, the flag carrier has today unveiled the future job of one of its jumbos

Rescheduled Night Shoot at Duxford

Duxford have rescheduled their Night Shoot for Saturday October 24 - and there are still tickets available!

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Airports of the World Issue 92 - November-December 2020

Welcome to Airports of the World Issue 92 - November-December 2020

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North America Airports Guide 2020: Turning back the clock

Airports don’t make the Top 40 list overnight...

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Salvador’s salvation

A frenetic two years of investment, expansion and improvement...

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Charting the oil boom years

Charles Woodley shares an exciting timeline of aeronautical developments...

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MANSTON: A fresh start

Can the new owners of Manston Airport succeed where others have failed?...

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Halting America’s terminal decline

A lack of proper investment and rising passenger numbers left US airports...

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Snapshot: A Taipei Treat

Taipei’s Taoyuan gateway is home to many special-themed jets...

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North America Airports Guide 2020

Welcome to North America Airports Guide 2020...

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Interview: The fight for flight

Chris Frame speaks to James Goodwin, the new CEO of the Australian Airports
Association...

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Snapshot:Magical Miami Memories

Nicknamed ‘The Magic City’, Miami is home to an international airport...

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Transatlantic yet still domestic

Home to around 6,000 people, the archipelago of...

Weekly Historic Quiz

How will you fare in this week's historic quiz?

RAF kicks off Exercise Crimson Warrior

The Royal Air Force (RAF) announced on October 20 that Exercise Crimson Warrior - the air arm's largest military exercise in over a decade - had begun

The world’s longest flight returns – and it’s now longer

Singapore Airlines is returning to the Big Apple next month after suspending its service from the city-state on March 23

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