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Out for a ride

Part of the Warbird Weekend which I unfortunately did not get to participate in, was rides in some of the vintage aircraft.  I watched jealously as the vintage planes taxied for takeoff, circled around the field and then touched back down during the day. 133 more words


Leonardo receives Italy's National Award for Innovation for technology that will help ensure the in-flight safety of unmanned aircraft .

• Leonardo has been awarded Italy’s most prestigious award for domestic innovation for the integration and flight testing of a Sense & Avoid (S&A) system on-board the unmanned aerial vehicle Sky-Y… 579 more words

Mark Collins - "Boeing, Gulfstream, Bombardier Angle For USAF Special-Mission Work"

Further to this post and “Comments”, Bombardier Airframe for New USAF ISR Plane? Part 2 aircraft with other roles look in play for Bombardier airframes–at Aviation Week and Space … 11 more words



SOE Drop by Ivan Berryman.
Halifax B.II Series 1 (Special) JP254 of 148 Special Duties Squadron, RAF is depicted over the drop zone near to the Alt Aussee salt mine in the Austrian Alps as two of the four SOE agents exit the bomber via the crew access door. 648 more words

Air Warfare

In the workshop: Kawasaki Ki-61-I Hien | ST 28 Hasegawa 1:32 Part 5 - weathering

Hi All,

Have just started to apply some weathering. First went a clear cote (Sidolux, a Polish Future), then wash (Deep Grey Panel Liner) and pigments (Gunmetal and Smoke from AK) were applied. 24 more words