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Vickers Valiant and Britain’s first nuclear bomb

British Foreign Secretary Ernest Bevin’s quote about the necessity of developing an independent nuclear deterrent — “We’ve got to have the bloody Union Jack flying on top of it” — signifies the priority placed on this programme as the Cold War reared its head. It led, 70 years ago, to the first ‘special weapons’ arriving at an RAF station, and to the Vickers Valiant becoming the first platform able to deliver them 

LIDERANDO EL CAMINO

El concepto de marcaje de objetivos se había probado con gran éxito...

ITPS rolls out Advanced Controls Evaluator

The International Test Pilots School (ITPS) held its 11th annual Flight Test Seminar just before Christmas at its home-base at London International Airport, Canada. The highlight of the event, which was attended by more than 150 guests from international industry and air forces, was the rollout of the Advanced Controls Evaluator (ACE) – a highly modified and substantially upgraded Aero Vodochody L-39C Albatros that features a fly-by-wire, four-axis variable stability system and in-flight simulation capability

Slovak Air Force receives first two F-16 Block 70s in the US

Lockheed Martin announced on January 10 that it had successfully delivered its first two F-16 Block 70 Fighting Falcon fighters to the Slovak Air Force at its production facility in Greenville, South Carolina

R66 takes flight in MSFS

CowanSim has announced the R66 for Microsoft Flight Simulator is out now.

Bloqueo de la adquisición de Spirit

La oferta de 3.800 millones de dólares de JETBLUE para comprar su rival Spirit Airlines ha sido bloqueada por William Young, juez del distrito estadounidense de Boston, por motivos anticompetitivos.

Black Square Duke development update

Black Square Simulations has released a development update for the piston and turbine Duke for Microsoft Flight Simulator.

Draken centre stage at Swedish exhibition

The distinctive jet is the showpiece of a recently opened exhibition, while in Spain a retired Falcon is on the move

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Vickers Valiant secret reconnaissance  

Valiants pioneered long-range, deep-penetration reconnaissance – in the February 2016 issue of FlyPast Vic Flintham revealed the shadowy world of 543 Squadron

Vickers Valiant – a brief history

The origins and history of the Valiant

Valiente: El primer bombardero V

Eclipsado por el Vulcan y el Victor, el Valiant fue el único de los bombarderos V...

Remembering artist Robert Taylor

Legendary aviation artist Robert Taylor passed away recently following a short illness – Aces High Gallery has announced a special Remembrance Weekend

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Three key men behind the Avro Vulcan’s design

Steve Beebee remembered three of the key men behind the Avro Vulcan’s design in the September 2011 issue of FlyPast

Avro Vulcan origins and career

Glenn Sands described the Vulcan’s pedigree in the September 2011 issue of FlyPast

Planificación de las incursiones Vulcan en las Malvinas

El Dr. Kevin Wright entrevistó al Sqn Ldr Andy Marson (retirado), a la sazón navegante de Vulcan to the Sky Trust en el XH558, que ayudó a planificar las incursiones de Black Buck durante la Guerra de las Malvinas. Proporcionó su visión de estas complejas misiones en el número de agosto de 2015 de Aviation News

El concurso de los lunes sobre aviación militar 178

¡Bienvenido al 178º Concurso de Aviación Militar de los lunes! ¿Conoces bien los aviones militares modernos? Ponga a prueba sus habilidades de reconocimiento de aeronaves aquí

Todos los cambios en el aeropuerto de Abha

El gobierno saudí planea ampliar el aeropuerto internacional de Abha. Se ha invitado a inversores y empresas de explotación aeroportuaria a pujar por concesiones al operador aeroportuario del país, Matarat, para desarrollar y gestionar las instalaciones durante 30 años.

Aumento de la capacidad del MC-21

La Agencia Federal de Transporte Aéreo de Rusia ha aprobado un aumento de la capacidad del Yakolev MC-21, según ha anunciado la Corporación Unida de Aeronaves (UAC) de Rostec. La nueva autorización, concedida por Rosaviatsia el 26 de diciembre, aumentará de 175 a 211 el número permitido de pasajeros.

¿Nuevos propietarios para el aeropuerto de Edimburgo?

El aeropuerto más transitado de Escocia, el de Edimburgo, podría tener pronto nuevos propietarios, después de que la empresa neoyorquina Global Infrastructure Partners (GIP) contratara a los bancos HSBC y JP Morgan para llevar a cabo una subasta para su venta.

USAF welcomes second batch of F-15EX Eagle IIs

Delivery of the second batch of new F-15EX Eagle II fighters to the USAF got underway on December 20, when two examples of the type arrived at Eglin AFB in Florida following a ferry flight from Boeing’s production facility at St Louis Lambert International Airport in Missouri

Caribou y CASA expuestos cerca de Madrid

Un par de antiguos aviones militares españoles han sido preparados para ser expuestos al público en su tierra natal

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Vulcan ops at Masirah

The RAF station at Masirah, off the Omani coast, was an unusual outpost for the Vulcan force usually stationed at Akrotiri, Cyprus, but it provided some memorable training 

Allanar el camino

Tony Buttler examina los bancos de pruebas a escala que precedieron al Victor...

Lockheed Martin tests AOEW system on US Navy MH-60R

Lockheed Martin has supported a successful government test of the firm’s Advanced Off-Board Electronic Warfare (AOEW) system on a US Navy-operated MH-60R Seahawk multi-mission maritime helicopter at NAS Patuxent River in Maryland

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Where did the Houthis get anti-ship ballistic missiles from?

With the Houthi rebels in Yemen now using a mix of Iranian-made weapons to disrupt commercial shipping in the Red Sea and Gulf of Aden – with such attacks having increased by 500% between November and December – Babak Taghvaee explores which anti-ship ballistic missiles are being employed by the Iran-backed militant group

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Shuttleworth Best of British Air Show

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Biggleswade, Reino Unido

The event webpage says the "Best of British Air Show commemorates the history of aviation and automotive technology in Great Britain, as well as the influence it has had across the whole world." Plus: "The day will feature thrilling air displays from both the Shuttleworth Collection of vintage aircraft, as well as dramatic performances from a host of visitors that will be joining us across the UK."

Duxford Summer Air Show D-Day 80

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Cambridge, Reino Unido

The event webpage says: "We will pay tribute to this momentous anniversary by welcoming nine historic Dakotas – the aircraft synonymous with the D-Day landings – to the skies of Duxford for a series of dramatic flypasts over the weekend and a mass historic parachute jump over the historic airfield on Saturday 1 June."

Shuttleworth Military Air Show

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Biggleswade, Reino Unido

The event webpage says it will be: "showcasing outstanding and iconic military aircraft which have shaped the course of aviation history."

Shuttleworth Summer Evening Air Show

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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...".

Royal International Air Tattoo

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Fairford, Reino Unido

The themes this year for RIAT are '50 Years F-16', 'NATO 75th Anniversary', '100th Anniversary of the Royal Canadian Air Force' and 'Pushing the boundaries in Air and Space'. Regarding the final one in the list the RIAT website states: "Our main theme will highlight the important work of Flight Test & Evaluation in modern aviation, looking back at 100 years of British military test flying. We hope to display specialised, modified and instrumented test flight aircraft from organisations from around the world dedicated to Flight Test, Evaluation and Scientific Research."

Duxford Flying Days: The Americans

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Cambridge, Reino Unido

The event webpage states: "A tale of two countries bound by duty, find out about the special relationship between America and Britain. Enjoy a few surprises in the sky and a great day out on the ground at Flying Days: The Americans. Regarding the IWM Duxford Flying Days it says: "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."