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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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NEW HOPE FOR THE SUPER HORNET

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MODIFIED MERCURY

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LUFTWAFFE’S ‘TACTICAL’ A400M IN ACTION

The Luftwaffe’s first ‘tactical’ A400M, 54+07 (c/n M043)...

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SPECTACULAR SION: THE LAST CALL

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US MILITARY REVEALS UPDATED DEFENSE PLANS

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LOSSES

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BOEING RECEIVES PEGASUS ORDER

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THE GHOST TRAINER

Having built and test-flown a ‘clean-sheet’ T-X aircraft,...

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UH-60V FLIES

THE FIRST OF three engineering development model (EDM) UH-60Vs...

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SCOUT’S OUT: THE US ARMY BIDS FAREWELL TO THE KIOWA WARRIOR

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CUTTING EDGE

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F-15SA DELIVERIES CONTINUE

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ADDITIONAL KAZAKH ‘FLANKERS’ ARRIVE

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CANADIAN GRIFFONS FLY SOUTH

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Progress on recovered lagoon Corsair

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Finals: Ryan PT-22 Recruits

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Bristol Britannia repainted at Duxford

Bristol Britannia G-AOVT in rejuvenated Monarch Airlines livery...

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Airshow 2017

The Scampton-based Red Arrows will naturally take centre stage...

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Last Fokker F50 moved at Dutch airport

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Search continues for Dambuster’s stolen logbook

Flt Lt John W Fraser flew as a bomb aimer on the famous Dambusters...

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Lancaster ‘Just Jane’ goes back to basics

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A LAD FROM LEEDS

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MiG-21 restored for display in Croatia

Mikoyan-Gurevich MiG-21bis ‘115’ is prepared for display...

 

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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.

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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

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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!