The September issue of Aviation News magazine is on sale now and includes:
The Aviation News Guide to the
Axalp Air Power Demonstration
Philip Stevens has been to Axalp numerous times and gives advice for those thinking of attending this unique event.
Flying the KC-135Q – Global Reach for the SR-71: Part 2
Pilot Lt Col Erik C Swanson (ret.) concludes his description of serving on the KC-135Q force supporting the SR-71A Blackbird on its secret missions.
Editor Dino Carrara reports from this year’s Royal International Air Tattoo, which attracted an impressive array of aircraft.
Spitfires with Stars
Jonathan Garraway and Andrew Thomas assess the often overlooked use of the Spitfire by the US military during World War Two.
Room with a View…
We feature a hotel this month with excellent views of Amsterdam’s Schiphol Airport and a reader offer relating to this hotel.
Channel Islands’ Trislanders
Geoff Jones examines the Britten-Norman Trislander, and in particular its enduring service in the Channel Islands.
Tales from the Logbook - Fun in Florida Part 3
Gerry Manning concludes his description of a memorable trip in 1981.
JU-Air - Ju 52s in the Alps
Luigi Vallero describes the operations of JU-Air.
In addition to our monthly listing of movements and photos of overseas visitors
to UK air bases and airports there is also photos of some of the aircraft present for the Olympics.
Plus much more…
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