Shackleton AEW.2 article in Aviation News September issue

Shackleton AEW.2 article in Aviation News September issue

Postby Lossie on Tue 12 Sep 2017, 2:13 pm


The September issue is on sale until Wednesday, September 20.

Shackleton AEW.2: Cold War Sentinel
Group Captain David Greenway (ret’d), a former Shackleton pilot and commanding officer of 8 Squadron, talks to Dr Kevin Wright about the Shackleton AEW.2 in RAF service.

Hornet & Super Hornet: US Navy Strike Fighter Family
Tom Kaminski assesses the US Navy’s Hornets and Super Hornets and compares their capabilities.

Spectacular RIAT
Peter R Foster reviews this year’s Royal International Air Tattoo.

Mustangs vs Yaks: Korean Duels
Warren Thompson details three USAF Mustang pilots’ accounts of air combat in the Korean War.

Concorde: The Legend and the Innovations
Robin Evans investigates how the unique problems posed by the development of Concorde required exceptional solutions, many of which are now commonplace in modern aircraft.

Ben Gurion Airport: Israel’s International Gateway
Noam Menashe describes the fascinating history and recent developments of Israel’s biggest airport.

Record-breaking Oshkosh
Jay Selman reports on this year’s hugely successful AirVenture.

Gulfstream Evolution
Rod Simpson examines the different variants of Gulfstream business jets, some of which are used for the special missions role.

The Aircraft of Norman Thompson
Although little known today, the aeroplanes built by Norman Thompson’s company made a vital contribution to Britain’s maritime and military flying history. Pete London explains.



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