October 1 2014 Latest news:
Blackpool Airport could close within a fortnight unless a buyer is found.
The Canadian Warplane Heritage Museum’s Lancaster bomber has made a safe return to its home base of Hamilton, Ontario.
The airport in Kent has been sold to regeneration specialists, who plan to use the site for manufacturing, housing and schools.
You wouldn’t put up for long with an unbalanced wheel on your car – but when did you last have your aircraft propeller dynamically balanced, like they do at every tyre fitter’s depot?
To increase the options it has available to tackle airspace infringements, the UK Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) may ask pilots who do infringe controlled or restricted airspace to sit a short online test to assess their airmanship skills.
60ft steel narrowboat with secluded residential mooring in Bishops Stortford.
Fancy yourself as the next Nigel Lamb or Paul Bonhomme? Red Bull’s new air racing app puts you in the virtual cockpit.
50 Years of the Red Arrows by Peter March, published by The History Press www.thehistorypress.co.uk £14.99, 96 pages, colour images throughout
Boeing 747 Manual, 1970 onwards (all marks) by Chris Wood, published by Haynes Publishing www.haynes.co.uk £21.99, hardback, 168 pages, Colour/Black and white images
DH.82a Tiger Moth plastic kit, produced by Airfix. Available at £5.99. www.airfix.com