AIR International - December 2009

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FEATURES

WHEN SIZE MATTERS
Andreas Spaeth reports from Kiev - the home of the gargantuan An-225.

ZEUS VIPERS
Souda Bay, Crete, is home to the Hellenic Air Force Block 52+ F-16. Ian Harding got exclusive access.

THOMSON AIRWAYS' VELVET REVOLUTION
Bruce Hales-Dutton details developments at Thomson Airways.

FLYING FISH
Wolfdietrich Hoeveler reports on the Barracuda UAV Technology Demonstrator flight test and evaluation campaign that took place in Goose Bay, Canada, this summer.

PATROLLING THE MED
Francesco Militello Mirto and La Cavera Luca profile the aircraft used by the Italian Coast Guard.

BULGARIAN COUGARS FORGE NATO INTEROPERABILITY
Philip Stevens visited Krumovo AB to see if the Bulgarian Air Force is ready to play an active part in NATO.

SEA KINGS TO THE RESCUE
Dino Carrara reports from RNAS Culdrose on the Royal Navy's SAR Sea Kings.

REGULARS

UK NEWS COLUMN
Jon Lake casts a critical eye over the causes of two accidents which led to the loss of an RAF Nimrod MR2 and Puma HC1.

US MILITARY NEWS COLUMN
The winners and losers of the US military Fiscal Year 2010 budget are detailed by Robert F Dorr.

COMMERCIAL NEWS COLUMN
The contentious issue of providing extra airport capacity for the south-east of England is examined by Bruce Hales-Dutton.

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