Historic

Key.Aero leads the way in the field of aviation history and heritage. Enjoy an outstanding mix of restoration and warbird features, fascinating articles on aviation history produced by some of the best writers in the business and in-depth and entertaining reports on all historic aircraft. Broad coverage spans the earliest years of flight through to the Cold War, encompassing countless aircraft types and their aerial achievements, plus Key.Aero offers the very latest historical aviation news.

STORM BREWING

REINO MYLLYMÄKI

The sole surviving example of Finland’s only indigenous production...

REINO MYLLYMÄKI
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AEROPLANE meets KEITH SKILLING

BEN DUNNELL

Flying DC-3s and Bristol Freighters gave this New Zealander an...

BEN DUNNELL

Historic Spey Phantom saved

Phantom FG1 XT597, the first pre-production example of the Rolls-...

HangarTalk

STEVE SLATER

Comment on historic aviation by the chief executive of the UK’s...

STEVE SLATER
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ROCKET SCIENCE

TONY BUTTLER

While most of the British rocket fighter story is associated...

TONY BUTTLER

LIGHTER LUFTHANSA CLASSICS GO TO QUAX-FLIEGER

On 31 July it was officially announced that Messerschmitt Bf...

Flight Line

DENIS J. CALVERT

Recollections and reflections — a seasoned reporter’s view...

DENIS J. CALVERT
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SAUNDERS-ROE ROCKET FIGHTERS

A period model of the cancelled Saunders-Roe SR177 interceptor...

Pilot reunited with Greek Spitfire

At the Biggin Hill Heritage Hangar, work is gathering pace on...

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Q&A

THIS MONTH’S ANSWERS A very British answer to the task of...