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TOPGUN TRIBUTE

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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UK AVIATION MUSEUMS 2017

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Canopus - The last of the Comets

Twenty years ago, the world’s last airworthy example of the de Havilland DH106 Comet made its final operational flight. Right to the end, the legendary Canopus contributed a huge amount to programmes relating to far more modern military and civil aircraft platforms

Lottery money and Seagull for Solent Sky

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Sea King arrives at Stanley

Westland Sea King HAR3 XZ593made the 35-mile trip from RAF Mount...

APSS having to leave East Fortune

The replica Sop with 1½ Strutter in the APSS workshop during...

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Under Jane’s skin

In a few years’ time, the world should be graced by three airworthy...

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AEROPLANE MEETS PETER TEICHMAN

He is one of the most prolific warbird owner-pilots on the UK...

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The Mustang that might have been

Had World War Two continued, maybe the RAF and US Army Air Force...

Coronado crisis

The project to save ex-Spantax Convair CV-990 Coronado EC-BZO...

Dutch DC-4 to return home

An early January view of the Flying DutchmanFoundation’sDC-4PH-DDS/ZS-AUA...

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Q & A

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

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The curious case of Mr Marendaz

The Marendaz light aeroplanes of the 1930s were the product of...

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The class of ’42

When a Focke-Wulf Fw 190 fell into British hands 75 years ago,...

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DATABASE: AIRSPEED ENVOY, OXFORD AND CONSUL

AIRSPEED ENVOY, OXFORD AND CONSUL Aneat formation of...

RAFM SEAGULL HISTORY

The RAF Museum Seagull V is one of 24 of the type ordered for...

HFF acquires a Rapide

John Sessions’ Historic Flight Foundation (HFF), based at Paine...

General Aristocrat for Hood River

The sole surviving General Aristocrat, NC278H, is the latest...

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VIKING BOATS

In service for just four years; three of five aircraft lost in...

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Thwarting the GUERRILLAS

As the campaign against British control of Cyprus stepped up...

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POWER PLAY

In some ways the Gloster Javelin was a less-than-ideal engine...

Cutbacks hit Vulcan to the Sky

Avro Vulcan B2 XH558 was due to be towed out of its home in Hangar...

Last USAF Phantoms retired

The four-ship QF-4E farewell salute at Holloman AFB, New Mexico...

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EF-111 ELECTRONIC WARFARE

A42nd Electronic Combat Squadron EF-111A breaks away froma 48thTactical...

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PRIVATEER on parade

The world’s only airworthy Consolidated PB4Y-2 PB4Y PRIVATEER...

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Taming the BEAST

The Seafire Mk45 was never destined to see front-line service,...

 

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