AIR International - July 2017

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AIRSCENE
Major military and commercial stories from around the aviation world.

HELIRUSSIA
Piotr Butowski reports from Moscow at a difficult time for the Russian helicopter industry.

MORE THAN THE DOOMSDAY PLANE
David C Isby profiles the Boeing E-6B Mercury and its systems.

AIR MOBILITY OCU
Ian Harding visits the Royal Air Force unit responsible for training transport aircraft crews.

SWAP YOU
Chris Kjelgaard investigates why aircraft operators and leasing companies exchange engines.

STRETCHING LEGS
Mark Ayton visited Langley Air Force Base during Exercise Atlantic Trident, a trilateral training event staged to practise the art of fighter integration.

NEW MOUNTS FOR THE KNIGHTS
Vladimir Trendafilovski reports on Serbia replenishing its MiG-29 fleet.

ONE HUNDRED JAY
Mark Ayton spoke with members of Lockheed Martin’s LM-100J programme team ahead of the type’s first flight.

SUSTAINING MARINE CORPS HORNETS
Lon Nordeen writes about the problems faced by US Marine Corps F/A-18 Hornet squadrons to maintain their allocated jets.

FIGHTER ATTACK
Riccardo Niccoli outlines the M-346FA and its capabilities and considers the value it could bring to operators.

NORTH SEA WARRIORS
Kees van der Mark reports on this year’s Exercise Frisian Flag in the Netherlands.