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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Above and Beyond: Ted Maslen-Jones

Audacious low-level flying in Burma was just one element that contributed to Ted Maslen-Jones receiving the DFC...

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A Tormented Soul

Kathleen Hanser cuts through the mental health issues and eccentricities of billionaire Howard Hughes...

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BATTLE OF BRITAIN AT 80: Defending the Fleet

For the islands in the far north of the UK, the Battle of Britain began much earlier...

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BATTLE OF BRITAIN AT 80: A Fine Quintet

Andrew Thomas outlines the five pilots who led the RAF’s claims against the Luftwaffe...

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BATTLE OF BRITAIN AT 80: 610 Squadron

David J Bailey highlights the heroic actions of 610 Squadron’s Spitfire pilots...

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BATTLE OF BRITAIN AT 80: Eagles' Nests

Edging closer to their ultimate goal of invading Britain...

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FlyPast Classics: Gloster Javelin

Gloster’s groundbreaking Javelin...

Dame Vera Lynn: 1917 – 2020

Dame Vera Lynn was a true symbol of hope in Britain’s darkest hour...

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B-17 at 85: Mediterranean Mud-Movers

Boeing’s B-17 Flying Fortress is most celebrated for its strategic...

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Above and Beyond: Hugh James

The efforts of transport pilot Hugh ‘Jimmy’ James to save passengers on his aircraft...

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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.
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  • Regular warbird and historic restoration projects.
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Chris Clifford

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