UK AIRPOWER: PART 1
AIR International looks at the United Kingdom’s military aviation.
Mark Broadbent profiles the Lockheed Martin LM-100J, the new civil Hercules currently in flight testing.
A RUSSIAN REVOLUTION
Alexander Mladenov tells us about the radical changes to Russia’s military flight training system.
VIKINGS FLYING HIGH
Andreas Spaeth reports from Reykjavik on Icelandair.
GETTING THEM OUT
Kees van der Mark reports on this year’s European personnel recovery exercise from Gilze-Rijen Air Base.
Simone Bovi profiles 2° Reparto Volo in Milan, one of Italy’s police aviation units.
SMOKE AND MIRRORS?
Dr Simon Bennett reports on the recent historic first meeting between President Trump and Kim Jong-un.
Boeing’s hypersonic vehicle concept, KC-46 developments, C Series becomes A220, Boeing and Embraer partnership.
Headlines from the opening couple of days of this year’s largest aerospace industry exhibition.
David C Isby provides an overview of a surprise US Army helicopter competition.
Two F-35 firsts, Kuwait signs for Super Hornets, Draken welcomes its first former Spanish Mirage F1M, spy-plane passes through Newcastle.
RUSSIA’S LIVE FIRE COMPETITION
Alexander Mladenov reports on this year’s Russian combat employment competition held at Dubrovichi shooting range near the city of Ryazan.
German Tigers return, Singapore Chinooks arrive in Australia, Block II CH-47F, Hungary orders H145M.
Airbus introduces A350-900 improvements, FedEx buys more Boeing freighters, ATR’s optimistic outlook.
UNMANNED AIR VEHICLES
Historic flight by the MQ-9B SkyGuardian, unmanned helicopter on Mars, SuperARTIS.
INTEL, SURVEILLANCE AND RECON
South Korea and New Zealand select the P-8A Poseidon, AgilePod on the Reaper.