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.

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In Service

Though it never went to war, the Horsley saw varied service at...

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Fairchild close to flight but tailwheel dilemma remains

Jim and Robert’s Fairchild UC-61K (Argus III) could fly later...

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Made in Austria

Images Darren Harbar

The Flying Bulls display team is a regular sight at UK airshows....

Images Darren Harbar
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Jungle Warriors

The Australians used Beauforts extensively against the Japanese....

Calgary Hurricane coming together

Four years after it arrived at the workshops of Historic Aviation...

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Insights

Long-distance flights and the pilot’s perspective The...

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Children pay tribute to RAF Bomber Command

Children with Bomber Command veterans at the IBCC’s Spire Memorial...

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‘WEE WILLIE’

ROGER SOUPART SETS THE RECORD STRAIGHT ON A HARROWING IMAGE OF...

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Low-level Raider

Andy Hay artwork of a Beaufort flown by a Victoria Cross recipient...

Hangar Talk

STEVE SLATER

Our monthly comment column on the historic aircraft scene ...

STEVE SLATER