AIR International - October 2015

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F-35 SUPPLEMENT
The latest F-35 developments in depth: USMC’s initial operational capability, UK preparations, Pax River testing, F-35A at Nellis, Australian pilot training and more.

Features

FAIR WINDS...
Andrew Drwiega explains HTM Helicopter Travel Munich’s work in the offshore wind energy sector.

AIRLIFTERS OVER AFRICA
Henri-Pierre Grolleau discovers how French military transport aircraft are

SICILIAN FOXES ON GUARD
Francesco Militello Mirto profiles the Guardia di Finanza’s MCH-109A.

TORNADO TRANSFORMED
Riccardo Niccoli examines the comprehensive mid-life upgrade for Italian Air Force Tornados.

POLICING IRELAND
Guy Warner finds out about the Garda Síochána Air Support Unit’s work with its EC135s and Defender.

FRESH AIR FROM SWITZERLAND
Andrew Drwiega reports on the popularity of the Marenco Swisshelicopter SKYe SH09.

DRUGS WAR
Santiago Rivas learns about the Colombia police aviation force.

TRISLANDER SUNSET
Charles Cunliffe visits the Channel Islands as the end approaches for a long-serving British type.

POLICE AVIATION’S TRANSITION
Andrew Drwiega details the UK police aviation force’s transformation.

FULL STRENGTH
Antonio Prlenda reviews the Croatian Air Force MiG-21’s life extension programme.

News

MAKS 2015
Show report from Russia’s big aerospace exhibition.

LEADING STORIES
C Series water trough tests, Mi-8AMTSh-VA trials, Italian-assembled F-35 flies and European F-22 Raptor deployment.

MILITARY
Dutch Chinooks, Indonesia’s Su-35s, SAAF selects Seeker 400 and the US supplies AH-1Z Vipers to Pakistan.

COMMERCIAL
Boeing 777-9 firmed, A350-1000 wing assembly, Aeroscraft’s VTOL airship and 757 ecoD recycling.