FlyPast

FlyPast magazine is internationally regarded as THE magazine for aviation history and heritage. Having pioneered coverage of this fascinating world of 'living history' since 1980, FlyPast still leads the field today to bring you the latest news and best heritage aviation features every month.

Featuring industry leading journalists and imagery from top aviation photographers, every issue is filled with fascinating stories and histories of historic aircraft, their crews, and their restoration.

At the Heart of Aviation Heritage

Key.Aero’s FlyPast magazine is a leader in the documentation of heritage and historic aviation. Enjoy features on a wide range of aircraft from rare vintage aircraft restorations to the latest Spitfire and Warbird stories, and from the first days of flight to the Cold War.

Every issue of FlyPast magazine is also packed with:

  • Global comprehensive and authoritative news on aviation history and heritage.
  • In-depth features and specials profiling aircraft, manufacturers, air forces and countries.
  • Regular readers’ favourites – ‘Men behind the medals’, ‘We salute you - in memory’ and ‘From the workshop’.
  • First person aircrew memories.
  • Museum collections, restoration projects and warbird preservation.
  • Airshow news and reviews.
  • All the latest events and happenings from around the world.
  • Product reviews.

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Back Issues

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FlyPast July 2020

Welcome to FlyPast July 2020

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FlyPast June 2020

Welcome to FlyPast June 2020

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FlyPast May 2020

Welcome to FlyPast May 2020

Latest Articles from FlyPast Magazine

View the latest news and features from FlyPast magazine below.

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MIGS, SABRES AND MORE...

Alan Warnes discovers varied and historically important exhibits...

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Transport Titans

Bob Archer details the logistical intricacies of the USAF’s Exercise Big Lift...

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Above and Beyond: Don Laubman

Don Laubman was one of the highest-scoring Canadian fighter pilots...

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NUCLEAR ’SNIFFERS’

Lennart Berns describes how the Swedish Air Force repurposed its J 32B jet fighters...

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Restoration Scene: From Medway to Malta

Robin Brooks relates the life of a much-travelled Meteor F.8...

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PATAGONIAN PIONEERS

Ramiro S Piacenza reveals how the pioneering French aviator Antoine de Saint-Exupéry...

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LEATHERNECK SPOTTER

When Thomas Kattinger asked for his venerable Piper L-4 Cub to be restored in blue...

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Nocturnal Pioneer

First flown more than 50 years ago, the Buccaneer XV344 eventually made its mark...

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Desert Mischief: 40 Squadron SAAF

Andrew Thomas investigates the cheeky nose badges that appeared on the desert-based World War Two Hurricanes...

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FlyPast September 2020

Welcome to FlyPast September 2020

Access FlyPast magazine and Exclusive Online Content at Key.Aero

Key.Aero is the new online alternative to your favourite aviation print magazines. Subscribe to FlyPast magazine online at Key.Aero and enjoy a range of benefits including:

  • The best in aircraft photography and historical features.
  • No annoying ads or pop ups.
  • Regular warbird and historic restoration projects.
  • Early online access to eight aviation magazines every month.
  • Join our forum community of historic and heritage aviation enthusiasts.

A Key.Aero subscription gives you online access to a wide range of aviation magazines covering the past, present, and future of aviation every month. Every Key.Aero subscriber receives access to our entire aviation magazine range. These include:

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Magazine Contacts 

Editor

Chris Clifford

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Deputy Editor

Steve Beebee

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Assistant Editor

Jamie Ewan

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