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http://img820.imageshack.us/img820/895/4830c.jpg Featuring: http://img825.imageshack.us/img825/2774/anapril1.jpg Airbus A380 Update Mark Broadbent presents a detailed update on the Airbus A380 programme as the aircraft approaches its 100th delivery. London Calling: The Expansion Debate Bruce Hales-Dutton examines the ongoing issue of UK airport expansion. Tu-128 Fiddler: The World's Largest Interceptor As the West developed its burgeoning bomber fleets, the Soviet Air Defence Force called upon Tupolev to create a new interceptor - the result was the superlative Tu-128 Fiddler. Messerschmitt's Giants Chris Goss examines the brief career of one of the Luftwaffe's most unusual aircraft - the Me 323 Gigant. http://img571.imageshack.us/img571/5508/anapril3.jpg Commando Ops The colourful career of the Curtiss C-46 Commando is detailed by David Halford. Air Events 2013 Preview Mark Broadbent provides a look ahead to the 2013 airshow and event season. http://img6.imageshack.us/img6/3088/anapril2.jpg Greek Phantoms Kirk Paloulian takes a look at the F-4E and RF-4E in Hellenic Air Force service. Swedish Air Force Museum Alberto Pericoli reports from a fascinating museum in Linkoping, Sweden. Aviation News April issue is AVAILABLE NOW from WHSmith and other leading newsagents for just £4.20. Alternatively, order your copy from our online shop or download a digital version here.
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