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Living Lancs – a survivors guide

A list of Avro Lancaster survivors around the world A total of 17 largely complete Lancasters are currently extant. Of these, only … Read More

Farnborough’s Tribute

It’s hard to overstate the importance of Farnborough when it comes to Britain’s aviation history. Samuel Cody made the first ever … Read More

Spotlight – The Handley Page Hampden

Here’s a free five-page sample feature from our Spotlight Series. This month’s Spotlight shines on the Handley Page Hampden medium … Read More

Sample Feature – Aces Series

Here’s a free five-page sample feature from our new Aces of World War Two series. It is one of five Aces features which is included … Read More

Duxford Bomber Revival

IWM Duxford is conserving Boeing B-17G ‘Mary Alice’ for future generations. Steve Beebee got a progress report The atmosphere in … Read More

Workhorse still going strong

The DC-3 first flew 75 years ago, but still flies across the globe. Airliner Classics reports. On December 17, 2010, it will be 107 … Read More

VSTOL flight celebrated at Dunsfold

It was 50 years ago that test pilot Bill Bedford lifted off in the prototype Hawker P.1127 at Dunsfold. Two Harriers recently paid … Read More

June at Newark Air Museum? It must be Cockpit-Fest!

Howard Heeley/Down to Earth Promotions previews this year’s Cockpit-Fest at the Newark Air Museum in Nottinghamshire. For the last … Read More

Nimrods find new homes reports from Yorkshire as the first Nimrod MR2 finds a new home. XV250 became the first Nimrod MR2 to be delivered to a museum … Read More

Beware of a low flying café!

An unusual eating place in New Zealand where enterprising New Zealanders have found a novel use for one retired Douglas DC-3. A retired … Read More


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