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History in the Air Since 1911

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Anson restoration progressing at Montrose

Avro twin rebuild gathering pace after COVID-19 delays

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Flying Legends at 30: recalling the stars of the greatest warbird display

As Flying Legends prepares to return at its new Church Fenton venue, Aeroplane editor Ben Dunnell chronicles The Fighter Collection’s historic aviation spectacular

Stunning Bf 109 E flies in Germany

British warbird pilot Charlie Brown undertakes testing of ‘Red 12’ at Bonn-Hangelar

Another Beech ‘Staggerwing’ flies in the Netherlands

Latest restoration completed by Transal Aero Services at Midden Zeeland

Historic 'Connie' VIP transport airborne at Chino

Lewis Air Legends’ Lockheed C-121A flies again after seven-year restoration

Europe gets fifth flying Lockheed 12

Ex-Continental Airlines 1937-vintage twin stages through UK en route to Switzerland

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Aeroplane meets... John Dodd

Giving up a career as an RAE scientist, and flying for a living instead, was just the start for this exponent of vintage aircraft in all their forms

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The Kamikaze flight that brought peaceful greetings

The word ‘kamikaze’ has come to have deadly connotations, but in 1937 a Mitsubishi Ki-15 bearing that name flew to London for the new king’s coronation with friendship in mind — and record-breaking, too

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How Rolls-Royce bought a Spitfire for £250

When Rolls-Royce decided it wanted a Spitfire, the company ended up with a wartime veteran that once escorted Churchill’s aircraft —and which gave excellent service for more than four decades

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How would a second Berlin Airlift have worked?

Revealing the once-secret plans for how the western allies intended to keep West Berlin supplied in the face of renewed Soviet obstruction

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