Warbirds News

Sanders and the Argonaut

Warbirds News
By Stephen Chapis The Hawker Sea Fury replaced the Supermarine Seafire as the primary fleet defense fighter for the Royal Canadian Navy (RCN) in 1948. One of 53 examples to fly with the RCN was […]

NASA’s DC-8 Completes Final Flight

Warbirds News
NASA’s venerable McDonnell Douglas DC-8-72 research aircraft completed its final flight on May 15, arriving at Idaho State University in Pocatello. There, it will be used to train technicians in the university’s Aircraft Maintenance Technology […]
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Aircorps Art Dec 2019

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Vintage Aviation

Aussie Antiquers 50th Fly-In

Vintage Aviation
By Commissioning Editor James Kightly On the extended weekend of the April 18th – 21st  2024, the Antique Aeroplane Association of Australia (AAAA, or generally known to the aficionados as the ‘Antiquers’) celebrated the organization’s […]

NASA Retires Its DC-8

Vintage Aviation
By Adam Estes When the Douglas DC-8 was first flown in 1958, it was just the second American jetliner produced, second only to the Boeing 707, and was among the first narrow-body, four-engine jetliners that […]

Eclipse Chasing Concorde 1973

Aviation Museum News
By Commissioning Editor James Kightly As covered in our article ‘NASA WB-57 to chase the 2024 total solar eclipse‘, the high altitude capabilities of a rare, specialist aircraft is being used to undertake stratospheric astronomy. […]

Featured Articles

US Airways Flight 1549, Left Engine

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In the aftermath of a birdstrike above New York City, Captain C.B. ‘Sully’ Sullenberger and First Officer Jeffrey Skiles demonstrated extraordinary skill as they safely guided US Airways Airbus A320 Flight 1549 to land on […]

D-DAY80 PHOTOGRAPHY EXPERIENCES

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COAP Wings is delighted to announce an exclusive program of flight & photography experiences, in partnership with Aero Legends in the UK and France, during the “D-Day80 Heroes Remembered” celebrations. UK GROUND SHOOTS Three exclusive, […]

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