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FlyPast Magazine

12 issues per year Write Review From €3.33 per issue FlyPast Magazine - At the heart of aviation heritage

Brought to you by Key Publishing Ltd, Europe’s Leading Aviation Publisher.

Take a look through the pages of FlyPast and you will discover why it is Britain’s top-selling aviation monthly and is internationally regarded for its comprehensive coverage of aviation history and heritage. FlyPast magazine is packed with first-person aircrew memories, expertly researched features from 1914 into the 1960s, airshow news, product reviews, museum visits, restoration projects, in-detail surveys of famous aircraft as well as comprehensive and authoritative news and stunning photography from around the globe. Subjects regularly profiled include British and American aircraft type histories, as well as those of squadrons and units from the Second World War to the Cold War.

Regular features include:

• Global comprehensive and authoritative news on aviation history and heritage
• In-depth features and specials profiling aircraft, manufacturers, air forces and countries
• Regular readers’ favourites – ‘Men behind the medals’, ‘We salute you - in memory’ and ‘From the workshop’
• First-person aircrew memories
• Airshow news and

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FlyPast  |   July 2017  


The new issue of FlyPast is available in UK shops now! Our cover star, photographed by John Dibbs in 1994, is something of an unsung hero – the Blackburn Buccaneer. In this issue we present two features looking back on the role of this essential Cold War warrior – an aircraft that served Britain well in an era fraught with political tension. We also examine a Buccaneer that’s just been restored to ground working order for an attraction in Ireland.

LAVOCHKIN SPOTLIGHT
Our in-depth Spotlight section focuses on a World War Two fighter, the potent Lavochkin La-5. An exemplary defender, it proved its worth against the best fighters the Luftwaffe could throw at it. We include rarely seen images and exclusive artwork.

SPITFIRE FLIGHT
A memorable flight in the rear cockpit of the Grace Spitfire from Sywell is recalled by Steve Beebee.

FINNISH BREWSTERS
Peter London explains how the unfairly maligned Brewster Buffalo proved to be a formidable weapon in Finnish hands.

BLACK BUCK REUNION
Bruntingthorpe in Leicestershire was the venue for a reunion of Victor and Vulcan crews who participated in the famous Falklands Black Buck raids.

NEW ZEALAND’S CLASSIC FIGHTERS
A visit to the spectacular Classic Fighters airshow in Omaka, New Zealand, with images by Gavin Conroy.

We also take a leisurely tour of Cornwall’s aviation heritage sites in the company of Ken Ellis, while Linnéa Holmberg Wensby describes the challenging project to salvage and preserve a Swedish Air Force C-47 shot down by a MiG over the Baltic. Andrew Thomas describes the use of English Electric Canberras during the Suez crisis, and B-29A Superfortress ‘Doc’ – restored to fly last year – makes its first airshow appearance.

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FlyPast Magazine - At the heart of aviation heritage

Brought to you by Key Publishing Ltd, Europe’s Leading Aviation Publisher.

Take a look through the pages of FlyPast and you will discover why it is Britain’s top-selling aviation monthly and is internationally regarded for its comprehensive coverage of aviation history and heritage. FlyPast magazine is packed with first-person aircrew memories, expertly researched features from 1914 into the 1960s, airshow news, product reviews, museum visits, restoration projects, in-detail surveys of famous aircraft as well as comprehensive and authoritative news and stunning photography from around the globe. Subjects regularly profiled include British and American aircraft type histories, as well as those of squadrons and units from the Second World War to the Cold War.

Regular features include:

• Global comprehensive and authoritative news on aviation history and heritage
• In-depth features and specials profiling aircraft, manufacturers, air forces and countries
• Regular readers’ favourites – ‘Men behind the medals’, ‘We salute you - in memory’ and ‘From the workshop’
• First-person aircrew memories
• Airshow news and reviews
• All the latest events and happenings from around the world
• Product reviews
• Plus regular special feature sections and supplements

And much, much more!

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   FlyPast Reviewed Wednesday, April 1, 2020 SUBSCRIBER
A nice mix of historic aircraft! Greetings, Heijo Kuil, Historic Flight Foundation volunteer, Lynnwood, Wa, USA.
   FlyPast Reviewed Monday, March 23, 2020 SUBSCRIBER
As an ex Military /civil pilot I am amazed at the detail available in the history of aviation
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