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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.

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THE AEROPLANE: News from November 1940

Ben Dunnell looks back 80 years to see how The Aeroplane covered the momentous events of 1940...

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Manning the tours

With decades of globetrotting under his belt, including 16 years...

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STARS OF THE BIG SCREEN: Catch-22

With 16 North American B-25 Mitchells, the aerial armada assembled for the movie adaptation...

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Qantas: Boeing… Boeing… Gone

Former Qantas 747 pilot Owen Zupp takes Airliner World on board...

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BRIEFING FILE: Thrust reversers

Under the skin of aviation technology and tactics...

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Boeing's forgotten Dreamliner

Before making the 787, Boeing launched a project for a high-speed delta-wing jet capable of Mach 0.98. Key Aero reveals the story of the Sonic Cruiser, which ended up being dropped in favour of the Dreamliner

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A quiet supersonic quest

NASA and Lockheed Martin Skunk Works have teamed up to develop the X-59 QueSST...

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STARS OF THE BIG SCREEN: Battle of Britain pilot

For a dozen RAF flying instructors, it was the opportunity of a lifetime...

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Fusel-art: An emerging aircraft painting powerhouse

Airbourne Colours’ chairman Steve Darbyshire reflects on the firm's first decade...

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DATABASE: HISPANO BUCHÓN - IN SERVICE

From front-line fighter to famed film flyer...

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Wings of Peace

It seems remarkable that the most diminutive aircraft from the Brabazon Committee’s
masterplan for post-war British commercial aviation...

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AEROPLANE MEETS... Lang Kidby

England-to-Australia flights in both Vickers Vimy replica and original Avro Avian...

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WORKSHOP: Nursed back to health

With the addition of Spitfire IXT TE308 to its fleet...

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Microsoft Flight Simulator Returns

After 14 years out of the industry, Microsoft is back with a new edition...

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DATABASE: HISPANO BUCHÓN - DEVELOPMENT

How Spain came to fit a German fighter with a British engine...

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AMERICA’S SMALL-TOWN GIANT

In just seven years, a carrier founded by an attorney from Mississippi...

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AIRLINER HISTORY: Brabazon Committee Part One

Subject to hesitation, repetition and deviation from the outset, even the most generous soul would shy from claiming that the Brabazon Committee...

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Aeroplane November 2020

Welcome to Aeroplane November 2020

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A second lease of life

Ian Harbison sits down with key players from across the sector...

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STARS OF THE BIG SCREEN: Tora! Tora! Tora!

It is now half a century since this Pearl Harbor war epic hit the screens...

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Qantas: Outback to the Future

A pair of World War One veterans vied to be the first Australians to fly from England to
their home nation...

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DATABASE: HISPANO BUCHÓN - INSIGHTS

A warbird legend compares the Spanish-built Bf 109 with the German original...

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Airliner World November 2020

Welcome to Airliner World November 2020

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Q&A November 2020

Are you seeking the answer to a thorny aviation question...?

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Regional Resilience

As airlines downsize and seek to ‘right fit’ their fleet...

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