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Friday, August 19, 2016
Airlander 10 during first flight PHOTO: Michael Miklos

The Airlander has completed its first flight successfully. All objectives of the planned flight were accomplished and the aircraft is now safely back at its masting site.

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Friday, August 19, 2016
From 25 August you must carry a PLB or fit your aircraft with an ELT…

Unless you fly a non-EASA type or homebuilt, that is: UK registered aircraft are regulated by the current Air Navigation Order, ANO 2009 only until 25 August, when the EASA Air Operations Regulations come into force. From that date all EASA aircraft will have to carry a personal locator beacon or an emergency locator transmitter – but non-EASA aircraft will not.

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Friday, August 19, 2016
Barely room in the two-seat KR2's cockpit for pilot Colin Hales and the baggage required for an around-the-world flight PHOTO: Colin Hales

At 1.00pm Alaskan time (10.00pm tonight in the UK), Colin Hales, a 46 year old aircraft mechanic from Staffordshire, will depart from Nome Airport, Western Alaska and head westward in his homebuilt KR2, continuing the world tour he embarked upon in 2014, crossing the Atlantic and North America. His intention is to cross the Bering Straight and fly through Russian Federation Airspace, en route to China.

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Friday, August 19, 2016
'Turbulent Team Tiger Club' William Warby, Flickr CC 2.0

Thanks to the quick reactions of spectators the pilot was pulled safely from the aircraft after the accident at Herne Bay Air Show.

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Friday, August 19, 2016
Pilot News

A “reckless drone operator” is being sought by police after reports of a “near miss” between a drone and plane.

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Friday, August 19, 2016
Holly Plamer-Davidson with Cambrisge Flying Group CFI Dave Trouse

The third Annual Worshipful Company of Coachmakers and Coach Harness Makers Sir Geoffrey de Havilland Flying Scholarship has been awarded to Peterborough-based Photographic Retoucher Holly Palmer-Davison.

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Wednesday, August 17, 2016
Rotax 9-series aero engines - this is the new and yet to be certified 915, on display at AeroExpo - are prized for their quality and reliability PHOTO: Philip Whiteman

Three Rotax engines were stolen, along with tools and flying gear including headsets from Holmbeck Farm airfield, Wing, Buckinghamshire.

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Tuesday, July 26, 2016
Robin Aiglon R1180T

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Tuesday, July 26, 2016
Bristell NG5 Speedwing

Unique opportunity to purchase the only new Bristell NG5 presently for sale of this specification in Europe.

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Monday, July 11, 2016
Light Aircraft Engineers/ Fitters required to join small maintenance company based in North Kent.

This is an excellent opportunity to work within a progressive company and to become a valued member of a team.

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Friday, June 17, 2016
To advertise your aircraft please call 01189 742 522

Bought new 2004, private use only, no training, always hangared.

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Friday, June 17, 2016
Cessna 172RG, year 1980 - £45.000.

Danish registration, all logs.IFR with nav-com RT-385A with G/S, and Bendix-King KX155.

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Events

Wed, 15:04
East Fortune Air Show © Mark Harkin, Flickr (CC BY 2.0)

A VIP tour of the Trig Aerobatic Team’s base and private warbird collection at Sywell Aerodrome, including lunch is up for grabs on Saturday 8th October!

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Friday, August 19, 2016
2016 FAI World Microlight & Paramotor Championships to be held Popham Airfield

The British Microlight Aircraft Association (BMAA) are pleased to announce that the 2016 FAI World Microlight and Paramotor Championships will be held at Popham Airfield, 20th-27th August.

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Friday, August 12, 2016
'Red Bull Air Race', Martin Pettitt, Flickr CC 2.0

Daring pilots will take off this weekend at Ascot Racecourse to make sporting history in these aviation world championships.

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Monday, August 8, 2016
The second annual vintage taildragger fly-in 10th/11th September

Glenforsa is situated on the Isle of Mull and regarded as one of Scotland’s most attractive airfields.

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Thursday, August 4, 2016
Pilot News

Sherburn Airfield is airfield host for the north of England weekend of air racing in this year’s Handicap Air Race Programme.

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