- Italian Aircraft in Russia. Kulikov, Viktor P. // Air Power History;Fall2005, Vol. 52 Issue 3, p14
Focuses on the exploitation of Italian planes beginning in World War I. Mutual aid agreement between Italy and the Soviet Union at the end of 1916, whereby Italy would deliver a variety of military equipment in return for Russian wood, metal, oil, wheat, potash, and sodium carbonate; Engines...
- Flight of the LIZZIES. FISHER, DOUG // Warbirds International;Oct/Nov2015, Vol. 34 Issue 10, p30
The article cites the flight of two flyable Westland Lysanders on June 19, 2015 during the annual Flyfest weekend of the Canadian Warplane Heritage Museum (CWHM) and discusses the features and restoration of the Vintage Wings of Canada Lysander IIIA RCAF 2365 and CWHM Lysander IIIA RCAF2363.
- Always Plan Your Emergencies. // Approach: The Naval Safety Center's Aviation Magazine;Nov2002, Vol. 47 Issue 11, p14
Shares the author's experience with flying on a Gulf cruise. Members of the fleet squadron; Features of the H-46 aircraft for fleet logistics; Routine functional-check flight; Importance of aircrew coordination between the cockpit and the crew.
- Wedgetail 737 Gets High Marks. // Armada International;Aug/Sep2005, Vol. 29 Issue 4, p86
Reports on a seal of satisfaction received by a 737 airborne early warning and control aircraft of Boeing Co. in August 2005.
- CLASH of Titans Over KOREA. Zampini, Diego F. // Aviation History;Nov2005, Vol. 16 Issue 2, p30
This article states that on April 12, 1953, fighter pilots Semyon Fedorets and Joe McConnell dueled at 40,000 feet over North Korea. Born in Ukraine in 1924, Semyon Alekseievich Fedorets flew his first combat missions, ironically enough, in American-built Bell P-39s during World War II. During a...
- VMFA(AW)-332 MOONLIGHTERS DEACTIVATED. Nelson, Lindsay M. // Naval Aviation News;Jul/Aug2007, Vol. 89 Issue 5, p8
The article reports on the deactivation of the Marine All Weather Fighter Attack Squadron 332 on 30 March, 2007 in a ceremony at MCAS Beaufort, South Carolina. It is stated that the Moonlighters' storied history includes taking the fight to the enemy flying SBD Dauntless dive bombers in WWII,...
- Insitu's Integrator Takes Flight. McCarthy, Mike // Defense Daily;8/8/2012, Vol. 255 Issue 29, p2
The article reports on the first flight of the Navy and Marine Corps Small Tactical Unmanned Aircraft System's (STUAS) Insitu-built Integrator. According to Ryan Hartman, Insitu's senior vice president for integrator, the one-hour flight test of the Integrator, paves the way for Insitu to begin...
- First Super Hercules Built under Multi-year Acquisition Contract Delivered. // Officer;Dec2004, Vol. 81 Issue 10, p18
Reports on the delivery of the first KC-130J Super Hercules aircraft ordered under a joint U.S. Air force/U.S. Marine Corps multi-year acquisition program. Acceptance of the aircraft by Lieutenant General Michael A. Hough; Remark of Hough regarding the multi-year program; Purpose of the...
- Typhoon Stretch. Barrie, Douglas // Aviation Week & Space Technology;5/30/2005, Vol. 162 Issue 22, p30
This article reports that the in-service date of the Tranche 3 Eurofighter Typhoon is being shunted further into the next decade, with aircraft unlikely to be on the flight line earlier than 2015-16. The RAF also appears to have delayed declaring an operational capability with the Typhoon from...