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Lo último de Key.Aero

Explore las últimas noticias y artículos de nuestros periodistas de aviación de talla mundial. Manténgase al día de las últimas novedades de la aviación militar, las noticias de las aerolíneas comerciales, los proyectos de restauración de aviones históricos, los lanzamientos de simulación de vuelo y mucho más.

Luz verde al rescate de Brussels Airlines

Los reguladores europeos han aprobado un paquete de rescate de 290 millones de euros (261 millones de libras esterlinas) para la compañía aérea de bandera belga Brussels Airlines, en un intento de estabilizar sus finanzas mientras afronta el impacto de la pandemia de coronavirus.

Las pruebas en túnel de viento revelan el diseño digital de Tempest

El 24 de agosto, BAE Systems publicó imágenes de modelos impresos en 3D diseñados digitalmente del sistema aéreo de combate de nueva generación del Reino Unido, Tempest, sometido a pruebas de túnel de viento en sus instalaciones de Warton (Lancashire).

Lanzamiento del aeropuerto de Barcelona para X-Plane

Aerosoft ha anunciado que Airport Barcelona XP para X-Plane 11 ya está disponible.

Se anuncian nuevas bases de la Guardia Nacional Aérea para el F-35A y el F-15EX

El 14 de agosto, la Fuerza Aérea de Estados Unidos (USAF) anunció sus planes de equipar las bases de la Guardia Nacional Aérea (ANG) de Florida y Oregón -que operan cazas F-15C/D Eagle- con F-35A y F-15EX a partir de 2022.

Air Legend 2020 airshow: Cancelled

Amidst the COVID-19 pandemic, the local authorities have prohibited the Paris Villaroche AIR LEGEND 2020 airshow to take place

El A400M realiza la primera prueba de reabastecimiento en húmedo con el H225M

La Dirección General de Armamento (DGA) de Francia anunció que un avión cisterna/transporte táctico Airbus A400M había completado el primer contacto de reabastecimiento aire-aire (AAR) "húmedo" con un helicóptero H225M Caracal el 19 de agosto.

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Back to Basics - Series 2, Lesson 13

In the previous lesson, we realised that we were not where we should be. The visual fixes we were expecting to mark our location simply didn’t appear. We wrap up Stage 2 of Back to Basics by learning how we might get ourselves out of this very fine mess.

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Aeroplane Heaven’s Douglas DC-3 Dakota & C-47 Skytrain

There hasn’t been a flight sim platform where pilots haven’t pleaded for a mighty DC-3 to fly. Australian developer Aeroplane Heaven has met the challenge with the Prepar3D release of not only its updated ‘Dakota’ but also its military incarnation, the C-47 Skytrain.

The Mighty Eighth - El regreso de un clásico

Hemos invitado a MicroProse a hablar de su esperada simulación del B-17 y de sus planes para "The Mighty Eighth".

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Baron’s Combat Corner: The art of aerial gunnery

Aerial gunnery is one of the most difficult aspects of air combat to master. We discuss how attaining any level of gunnery efficiency not only requires constant and regular practice, but also an appreciation of the factors which determine whether you hit your target or not.

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Eagle Dynamics’ DCS: Supercarrier

Naval aviation fans rejoice – the Digital Combat Simulator (DCS) Supercarrier is here – and it is awesome! Let’s skip the flowy introduction and get right down to business.

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Challenging Airports - Reggio di Calabria, Italy (LICR)

This Challenging Airport episode takes us to the seaside airport of Reggio Calabria. Squeezed between the Strait of Messina and the mountains of the Aspromonte massif, the airport presents somewhat unorthodox approaches.

When the X-15 smashed 350,000ft

It was an aircraft capable of Mach 6.7, and would expand humankind’s reach of the universe by proving that we could fly at unthinkable altitudes. On August 22, 1963, the X-15 reached the unthinkable – and then kept going… 

Cuestionario: ¿Qué tan bien conoce a sus aerolíneas?

El cuestionario de aviación comercial de esta semana trata sobre las compañías aéreas. Dinos qué puntuación has obtenido y compártelo con tus amigos para ver quién es el que más sabe.

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UBSoft’s Condor 2 - Discover the quiet beauty of flying like a hawk.

We review the soaring simulator, Condor 2 from Slovenian developer UBSoft.

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Lionheart Creations Bellanca Super Viking

Every so often you find a product that perhaps doesn’t quite fit the usual mould. Even less often, it turns out to be a really pleasant surprise and you wonder where it has been hiding. Here we review the Bellanca Super Viking 17 SV-300A from Lionheart Creations.

Celebrando el C-5 Galaxy: Primera parte

En la primera de las dos partes de la entrevista, Key.Aero habla con el Coronel Brian Trumble, comandante de la 22ª AS 'Mulies', sobre las operaciones actuales de la fuerza C-5 Galaxy de la USAF, 50 años después de que la plataforma entrara en servicio operativo por primera vez.

The evolution of autopilot

In 1914, autopilot was demonstrated for the first time. This year, Airbus achieved the first ever automatic take-off. One of historic aviation’s greatest inventions has come a long way in the last century…

Microsoft Flight Simulator Partnership Series - Welcome Bing

In the latest update to the Partnership Series, Jessie Levine, Program Manager of Bing Maps discusses some of the technologies Bing Maps brings to the new Microsoft Flight Simulator.

Revelado el próximo regulador que probará el 737 MAX

Tras la cadena de pruebas de vuelo de la FAA en junio, se ha revelado el siguiente regulador que pondrá a prueba el avión inmovilizado

The world’s 'other' aircraft manufacturers

Boeing and Airbus have become so of powerful in the commercial aircraft industry that it’s easy to forget that other options exist. Here’s a selection that you may have forgotten about…

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Just Flight’s Fokker F28 Fellowship

As part of our special focus on Just Flight for this issue, we invited the company to talk about a project the team currently has in development - the Fokker F28 Fellowship.

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Twin Comanche PA-30 Flight Adventure

This issue Peter Stark explores a GA gem, that, if not for the vagaries of nature, might have had an even more pronounced impact on the sector - the Piper PA-30 Twin Comanche.

Entrevista con el Tornado F3 de Just Flight

Tras su Tornado GR1, Just Flight está desarrollando ahora el Tornado F3 - Air Defence Variant (ADV). Para saber más sobre este producto, nos pusimos en contacto con Martyn Northall, Director de Desarrollo de Just Flight.

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Taxi2Gate’s Hong Kong International Airport v2

Hong Kong International Airport v2 reviewed here is a major update to Taxi2Gate’s original version released in 2014. It includes new HD textures, lots of new buildings, animations, hand-placed autogen tiles and much more.

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Próximos Eventos

AERO Friedrichshafen


Friedrichshafen, Alemania

The event website states: "The 30th edition of AERO Friedrichshafen, Europe’s most important trade show for general aviation, will take place in April 2024. More than 700 exhibitors from about 38 countries will be presenting the industry’s latest innovations in one of the world’s most modern exhibition centers which has direct access to Friedrichshafen Airport."

Bagotville International Air Show


Saguenay, Canadá

Royal Canadian Air Force airshow

Shuttleworth Summer Evening Air Show


Biggleswade, Reino Unido

The event's webpage says: "Our summer evening air show theme returns for another year of exciting displays, family friendly fun, and the guaranteed relaxed atmosphere only found at the Old Warden Aerodrome. Witness The Collection aircraft and exciting visitors take the skies...".

NAS Pensacola Blue Angels Homecoming Air Show


Pensacola, Estados Unidos

The airshow website states: "NAS Pensacola is pleased to announce the NAS Pensacola Blue Angels Homecoming Air Show on November 1-2, 2024. The NAS Pensacola Blue Angels Homecoming Air Show is one of Pensacola's largest events, attracting 150,000-180,000 spectators during this two-day event. There is an incredible lineup of aerobatic performers and our very own Blue Angels."

JB Charleston Airshow 2024 Heroes of Flight


North Charleston, Estados Unidos

US military airshow

Duxford Flying Day: 19 Squadron


Cambridge, Reino Unido

The event webpage states: "Uncover the story of the legendary 19 Squadron, the fighter pilots who made Spitfire history at Dunkirk and throughout the Battle of Britain at Flying Days: 19 Squadron. Enjoy a special themed display, providing an afternoon of over an hour of scheduled flying, on top of your great day out at IWM Duxford."