AIR International - May 2009

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FEATURES

NATO AT 60
Martin Scharenborg and Ramon Wenink provide a round-up of developments from NATO's 60th anniversary summit in Strasbourg.

AFRICAN OPTIMISM
North African carrier Tunisair celebrated its 60th anniversary last year. Guy Zunino looks at the history and importance of this groundbreaking airline.

UAV OPS - UK STYLE
Tim Ripley reports from Creech Air Force Base in Nevada on the RAF's Reaper unmanned aerial vehicle operations.

AIRCRAFT OF THE RAF - PART 13
C-17A Globemaster III
Jon Lakes
assesses the impact of the Boeing C-17A Globemaster III since it entered RAF service.

FRENCH NAVY SUPER HORNETS
Henri-Pierre Grolleau examines the French Navy's Super Frelon, which is now reaching the end of its career.

USAFE PHANTOMS
Bob Archer traces the career of the Phantom in USAFE service.


REGULARS

HEADLINE NEWS
This month there is coverage of the US Department of Defence's budget proposals for 2010 that potentially have serious consequences for the F-22 and VH-71.
There are also details of the plan to retire of most of the RAF's Tornado F3s.

MILITARY NEWS
Military aviation news from around the world.

CIVIL NEWS
The latest developments in commercial aviation.

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