Aviation News - April 2010

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FEATURES

BOEING 747-8 FLIGHT
At a time when freighters are falling foul of a recession, Boeing takes to the skies with its definitive Jumbo.

SUKHOI'S T-50 FIFTH GENERATION STEALTH FLYER
Just weeks after it took to the skies, Neville Beckett casts his expert eye over the new T-50, an export hopeful that might just be a compromise.

THE WHITE HOUSE DECIDES
As President Obama announces the new budget for the US Department of Defense we examine where all the extra money is going.

OBAMA BOOSTS NASA FUNDING
The President surprises Congress, and NASA too, as he reshapes the space programme and eliminates the shuttle's successor.

SUD EST 210 CARAVELLE
Fifteenth in our continuing series, we examine the history of the Caravelle and say why this aircraft claims a hall of fame in the pantheon of great airliners.

THE NEW US BOMBER PART 2
In the concluding part to this look at the Long Range Strike aircraft, we examine what it will do, what will it carry and why all US armed services want the Air Force to get it

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