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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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Across The Water

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Briefings

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DRIVING FROM THE BACK SEAT

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German flying bomb on display at Kent museum

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Sea Fury airborne again in California

Hawker Sea Fury T.20 WE820 made its first post-restoration flight...

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‘White Knight’ needed to save Sea Vixen

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Spitfire XIV arrives for display in Arizona

Supermarine Spitfire XIVe MT847 has been put on display at Tucson,...

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In All Weathers

The delta-winged Gloster Javelin is one of the most distinctive...

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Briefings

Members of the USAF Thunderbirds jet display team flew in North...

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A KANGAROO

SQN LDR CLIVE ROWLEY TELLS THE STORY BEHIND THE NEW MARKINGS...

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Spitfire PR.IV being restored to fly in Sweden

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NORWEGIAN SOJOURN

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More MiG-21s go on display in Europe

Mikoyan-Gurevich MiG-21MF 9606, a former Hungarian Air Force...

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BEYOND THE LIMITS

Andrew Brookes describes how, in the space of 50 minutes, the...

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F-15 Eagle receives a repaint in Missouri

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Korean MiG-killer

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Museum acquires potentially airworthy Electra Junior

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Corsair flies to new home in Washington

Corsair 88303 shortly after arriving at Paine Field, Everett,...

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Briefings

A memorial stone was laid at Cenin Renewables’ green energy...

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Catalina project gathers pace in Australia

The Rathmines Catalina Memorial Park Association has been making...

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Days of Thunder

Former Lightning pilot Ian Black reflects on the career of the...

Singapore’s Upgraded Apaches

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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.

Royal International Air Tattoo 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

Shuttleworth Family Air Show

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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!