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.

Subscribe to FlyPast Magazine

We're offering various ways to subscribe to FlyPast magazine. Choose between our print and digital subscriptions, or buy individual issues.

Print Edition

Subscribe Here

Digital Edition

Subscribe Here

Individual Issues

Buy Here

US Print Edition

Subscribe Here

Back Issues

Latest Articles from FlyPast Magazine

View the latest news and features from FlyPast magazine below.

Feature Premium

Aviation Odyssey

Richard Vandervord unearths some not-so-ancient treasures...

Feature Premium

Korean War: Stealing the 'Crown Jewels'

Steven Taylor describes the Royal Navy’s daring recovery...

Feature Premium

FlyPast Classics: Feisty Foxbat

Nikolay Yakubovich describes the Soviet Union’s blisteringly powerful MiG-25...

Feature Premium

RAF Flying Training: Academic Wings

Gp Capt (ret) Tom Eeles offers
a retrospective of RAF fixed-wing pilot instruction during the Cold War...

Feature Premium

The RAF in Asia: To war with a vengeance

Former air gunner Bob Harvey spent much of the war in the back seat of a Vultee Vengeance...

Feature Premium

Mustang A68-110: Fancy a snifter?

Ever since his first inspirational flight in an Australian Mustang,...

Feature Premium

Collector’s Choice: Schneider Trophy memorabilia

In the third instalment of our new series...

Feature Premium

Living history: Tin Goose

A pair of 1920s Ford Tri-Motors toured the US last year...

Feature Premium

Korean War: Dual Identity

A reconnaissance version of Northrop’s mighty P-61 Black Widow played a vital role...

Feature Premium

Glory Days: Winged Springboks

Andrew Thomas presents fascinating images of South African Air Force aircraft...

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:

  • Aeroplane
  • Combat Aircraft Journal
  • Airliner World
  • AIR International
  • PC Pilot
  • Air Forces Monthly
  • Aviation News

Magazine Contacts 

Editor

Chris Clifford

chris.clifford@keypublishing.com

Deputy Editor

Steve Beebee

steve.beebee@keypublishing.com

Assistant Editor

Jamie Ewan

jamie.ewan@keypublishing.com

For subscription and mail order enquiries:

orders@keypublishing.com

Advertisement Manager

Gemma Gray

gemma.gray@keypublishing.com

Advertising Sales Executive

Julie Langley

julie.langley@keypublishing.com

Advertising production

Debi McGowan

debi.mcgowan@keypublishing.com