AirForces Monthly - November issue OUT NOW!

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Tim Ripley reviews the current status of the RAF, its aircraft, organisation, training and on-going operations.


EXCLUSIVE: Hunting IS – In Belgian F-16s
Joe Schoofs gained an exclusive insight into the way air operations are conducted against IS when he spoke to the Belgian Air Force about its role in trying to defeat the terrorists.

Guarding America’s Shores
In the first of a two-part feature, Tom Kaminski explains how the HC-130H Hercules has been the mainstay of the US Coast Guard’s long-range surveillance operation since the 1960s.

Life on Mars
Learning to fly and then fight in the AV-8B Harrier takes all manner of skills, as Joe Copalman found out at MCAS Yuma, Arizona.

EXERCISE REPORT: Aviadarts International 2015
Andrey Zinchuk and Alexander Mladenov report on the latest round of the annual multinational competition, which saw Byelorussian, Chinese, Russian and Kazakhstani combat aircraft gather at Ryazan- Dyagilevo airfield in Russia.

Seventy and Still Going Strong!
The South African Air Force operates some of the oldest aircraft serving any air force, in the shape of the C-47TP Turbo Dakota. Christopher Szabo investigates this old warrior’s role.

Inside Nevatim
Remco Stalenhoef, Patrick Smitshoek and Stephan van Geem visited the Israel Air and Space Force base, where C-130s, F-16s and KC-707s dominate.

And much more!

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