FlyPast - October 2010

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FEATURES

ULTIMATE INTERCEPTOR
Andy Marden charts the history of the USAF's `super-fighter', the F-106 Delta Dart.

GULF `TAXI'
Avro Ansons played an important, but often overlooked, part in Aden. Vic Campden remembers his time flying the venerable `Annie' so far away from home.

SILENT FLIGHT HOME
A bombing sortie in a Handley Page Halifax went badly wrong for Ronnie Waite and his crew. The pilot, now 97, looks back on a night he'd rather forget.

STORCH AIRBORNE
DarrenHarbour captures Peter Holloway's UK-based Fieseler Storch on its first air-to-air photo shoot.

WARBIRDACADEMY
Eric Dumigan learns what makes a Vought Corsair tick by attending the exciting new Vintage Wings of Canada warbird ground school.

RIDING SHOTGUN
Editor Ken Ellis looks at the UK's latest Vietnam helicopter, Phil Connolly's combat veteran Hughes OH-6.

REGULARS

THE WAY WE WERE
Andy Thomas charts the history of 78 Squadron from the Great War to modern day Afghanistan.

WHAT'S NEW
A selection of must-have books and other goodies are given the FlyPast air-test.

AIRSHOW
Top coverage from around the world, with special features on Oshkosh and the fund-raiser at East Kirkby, plus forthcoming UK dates.

FLYPOST
Bumper bag of readers' letters and comments.

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