AIR International - January 2017
Major military and commercial aviation stories, including the first flight of the A350-1000 and the initial CS300 delivery.
Andrea Avin visits Escadrila 711, one of two squadrons flying the MiG-21 LanceR in the Romanian Air Force.
TESTING THE COMBAT EDGE
Mark Ayton reports from Edwards Air Force Base, California, where the F-22 Raptor is being made even more combat capable.
IN A TOWN CALLED YUMA
Mark Ayton visits the US Marine Corps’ weapons school to cover the latest evolution of its seven-week course known as WTI.
Martin Scharenborg and Ramon Wenink went to the Joint Multinational Readiness Centre in Germany and its UH-72A Lakotas.
A SLICK BRAZILIAN
Nigel Pittaway covers a phenomenon in the business aviation market – Embraer’s Phenom.
STILL GOT STING
Lon Nordeen profiles F/A-18 Hornet operators worldwide.
ITALIAN SPECIAL OPS
Riccardo Niccoli reports from 3 REOS, the Italian Army Aviation’s special forces unit.
Alexander Mladenov and Krassimir Grozev look at Romania’s procurement of an F-16 force sourced second hand from Portugal and the United States.
TWILIGHT OF THE GREAT HUNTER
Nigel Pittaway visits RAAF Base Edinburgh, home of 92 Wing and the AP-3C Orion force.