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Here's Why You Need To Attend America's Best Air Show

The annual EAA AirVenture air show begins a week from today in Oshkosh, Wisconsin.

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Sun Jul 20, 2014

Air & Space

Moments and Milestones: A Day at the Races

The words "recreational flying" are rarely, if ever, found in the same sentence with "Boeing 737," but while two South African aviation enthusiasts, Gavin Branson and Menno Parsons, were having a few beers last August, the combination became strangely plausible.

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Sat Jul 19, 2014

IcNetwork

Royal Welsh Show: Another 'record breaking' event in store for visitors

Torrential downpours are forecast to hit Wales on Friday night and Saturday, leading the Met Office to issue an amber weather warning A week on from a war of words erupting between the WRU and regions, it would appear relations have improved somewhat and that some fresh progress has been made As well as the enduring characters that have made Doctor ... (more)

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Fri Jul 18, 2014

Independent.ie

Aerial daredevils all set for take-off

Pictured is a Hawker Hunter jet doing a practice run over Bray ahead of Sunday's Bray Air Display 2014.

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Mon Jul 14, 2014

Sys-Con Media

Textron Systems Introduces FuryTM Lightweight Precision Guided Weapon ...

Textron Systems' Weapon & Sensor Systems, a Textron Inc. business, introduced today its new FuryTM precision guided weapon.

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Fri Jul 11, 2014

Flight Journal

On This Day in Aviation History

1939 - First flight of the Marinens Flyvebaatfabrikk M.F.12 , a Norwegian seaplane military trainer.

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Wed Jul 09, 2014

Aero-News Network

Video Recognizes 100 Years Of Intentional Spinning

As a tribute to the first intentional spins performed in aviation, eight-time Master Instructor Rich Stowell recently published a 5-1/2 minute YouTube video demonstrating the spins done by aviation pioneer Harry Hawker in June/July 1914.

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Tue Jul 01, 2014

York Press

Aeroplane lands on top of York Theatre Royal

An aircraft landed on top of the Theatre Royal in the centre of York early this morning.

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Mon Jun 30, 2014

Canada.com

Piloted by his brother, David , retired astronaut Chris Hadfield arrived at Gatineau Airport Monday in a WWII P-40 Kittyhawk.

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Sat Jun 28, 2014

York Press

An aircraft landed on top of the Theatre Royal in the centre of York early this morning.

The city centre was deserted as the Hawker Hurricane made its unique "flight" at the start of Armed Forces Day.

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Fri Jun 27, 2014

Buxton Advertiser

Flypasts mark Wakes week in Tideswell

A Spitfire flypast marked the start of a week of fun in Tideswell as the village holds its annual Wakes event.

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Thu Jun 26, 2014

Canada.com

$800,000 fundraising goal hit for restoration of vintage de Havilland Mosquito and Hawker Hurricane

Calgary Mosquito Aircraft Preservation Society has raised $800,000 to restore two rare Second World War-era airplanes.

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Tue Jun 24, 2014

Flight Journal

91-Year-Old Fighter Vet Flies Spitfire

A 91-year-old former fighter pilot took the controls and looped the loop when he was given the chance to fly his first Spitfire.

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Fleet News and Mail

Farnborough Air Show countdown: A look back at 2010

Get Hampshire continues to count down to this year's air show with a selection photos of the planes which appeared in 2010 As well as the Boeing 787 Dreamliner , the 2010 Farnborough Air Show also attracted aircraft of various ages, with a number of Second World War exhibits.

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Kent Online

Manston airport campaigner Doris Lamport laid to rest near the runway

A veteran campaigner whose dying wish was to see Manston Airport reopen has been laid to rest a short distance from the runway.

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Sun Jun 22, 2014

Limerick Today

Foynes gearing up for spectacular air show

Foynes is gearing up to host what will be the largest air show to be held in Ireland this year over the weekend of July 5-6.

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