Aviation News - July 2012

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Last Bastion of the Tornado F3
The role of the last Tornado F3s is described by Dino Carrara.

Pinal Air Park Overview
Rainer Bexten provides a selection of photos from a flight over Pinal Air Park Airport.

T-50: Russia’s Fifth-generation Fighter
Piotr Butowski reports on Sukhoi’s new T-50 fi fth-generation fighter.

Raptor in Crisis
David C Isby examines the problems that have beset the F-22 Raptor.

Milan Malpensa Photo Days
Dino Carrara describes the recent Clipper Day International airside photo days.

Tales from the Logbook…
Fun in Florida – Part 1
Gerry Manning reminisces about a memorable trip to Florida in 1981.

Tramp Ship of the Skies
Derek A King describes the unusual Bristol Type 170 and its service career.

Avro Lancaster: The Shining Sword
Developed from the less successful Manchester, the Avro Lancaster went on to play a crucial role in World War Two

and much more!