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Airbus demos ground-based operation of C295 FITS mission system

Airbus has successfully concluded a flight test campaign featuring a new capability for the C295 FITS mission system (COMMOMISS), which enables it to be remotely operated by ground-based crews

Miami City for X-Plane Available for Free

The X-Plane 11 add-on Miami City XP by Drzewiecki Design is now available for free on Aerosoft’s online shop.

Egypt orders 30 more Rafales

The Egyptian Air Force (EAF) has ordered a further 30 Dassault Rafale multi-role fighters to supplement the 24 aircraft previously ordered

Eastern Airways resumes services between Leeds/Bradford and Newquay

The carrier also plans to restart its route between the Northern hub and Southampton later this year

TSA extends face mask requirement for US airports

Maintaining the safety of travellers is crucial whilst the vaccination programme continues to take effect

TAV assumes control over operations at Almaty Airport

Kazakhstan’s main aviation facility is set to double its capacity with a $200m investment

HMS Queen Elizabeth departs on historic first deployment

The Royal Navy’s new flagship aircraft carrier, HMS Queen Elizabeth, departed from HMNB Portsmouth, Hampshire, on May 1 for a final test of its Carrier Strike Group, before continuing with the commencement of its historic maiden deployment

How rock climbers help to keep museum aeroplanes clean

With museums set to reopen on May 17, the aircraft on display need to look their best. But how do you dust a plane that’s suspended from the ceiling? Watch this video to find out…

New Norwegian Destination for Microsoft Flight Simulator

Aerosoft has announced Airport Ørsta-Volda for Microsoft Flight Simulator is now available.