News & Staff Blogs

  • © Duncan Monk • Commando Role Demonstration - Lynx HMA.8 • RNAS Yeovilton Air Day 2015

Win Yeovilton Air Day 2016 Tickets!

May 13th, 2016|0 Comments

With thanks to the organisers, AeroResource are once again offering two lucky readers the chance to each win a pair of tickets to Yeovilton Air Day 2016! Royal Naval Air Station Yeovilton, Somerset will open [...]

  • Cosford Air Show 2016

Win Cosford Air Show 2016 Tickets!

April 29th, 2016|1 Comment

We are offering a lucky reader the chance to win a pair of tickets to Royal Air Force Cosford Air Show 2016! The Royal Air Force Cosford Air Show is back and bigger than ever! [...]

  • © Ben Montgomery - HMX-1 Presidential Helicopters at RAF Mildenhall

HMX-1 Presidential Helicopters at RAF Mildenhall

April 22nd, 2016|0 Comments

It’s all but impossible to miss news of a United States Presidential visit to the United Kingdom, or indeed to any country – the event is always marked with significant pomp and circumstance, as befits [...]

  • © Paul Harvey - Pilatus PC-9M 260 - Irish Air Corps Easter Rising Centenary

Irish Air Corps – Easter Rising Centenary

April 11th, 2016|0 Comments

The Easter Rising of 1916 was the most significant uprising in Ireland against Britain since the United Irishmen Rebellion of 1798, and is generally regarded as the first time that an Irish Republic was declared. [...]

  • © Duncan Monk - Royal Navy Sea King HC4

Westland Sea King HC4 Commando Retirement

March 31st, 2016|0 Comments

The 31st of March 2016 heralded another sad day in the history of UK military aviation as the iconic dark green Westland Sea King HC4 Commando helicopters, affectionately known as 'Junglies', were retired from active [...]

Event Reports

  • © Duncan Monk - Pitts S-1S G-BKDR - Abingdon Nightshoot 2016

Abingdon Nightshoot 2016

May 27th, 2016|0 Comments

Originally starting as an invite only event for a very small number of lucky people, the Abingdon Nightshoot has been opened to all over the last few years and as a result become an event [...]

  • © Michael Lovering - Bristol Blenheim Mk.I and Avro 19 - Shuttleworth Season Premiere Airshow 2016

Shuttleworth Season Premiere Airshow 2016

May 18th, 2016|0 Comments

It’s early May, the sun is out and the smell of castor oil lingers over a picturesque Bedfordshire airfield. A new season is upon us, and with that comes the first show at Old Warden: [...]

  • © Duncan Monk - Abingdon Rotary Lineup - Abingdon Air and Country Show 2016

Abingdon Air and Country Show 2016

May 6th, 2016|0 Comments

Abingdon Air and Country Show has become the traditional season opener for the main UK air display season. Often attracting some of the finest displays from around the country, its ability to ‘punch above its [...]

  • © Harry Measures - Hawker Hunter F.58 ZZ190 - Air to Air Photography

The Air to Air Photography Experience

May 6th, 2016|0 Comments

  Look at the front cover of most aviation magazines, and the majority of the time the cover photograph will be an air-to-air image of some sort. Whilst photographing aircraft from the air is still [...]

  • © Ben Montgomery - Royal Navy Avenger T1 ZZ501 - Northolt Nightshoot XX

Northolt Nightshoot XX

April 16th, 2016|0 Comments

On March 17, the ever popular Northolt Nightshoot event reached a milestone number with the 20th such gathering taking place at the west London base. Adam Duffield, along with many others, made the pilgrimage for [...]

Operational Reports

  • © Mark Kwiatkowski - Lockheed F-22A Raptor - F-22 Raptor Deployment to RAF Lakenheath

F-22 Raptor Deployment to RAF Lakenheath

May 23rd, 2016|0 Comments

Twelve F-22 Raptors from the 95th Fighter Squadron ‘Boneheads’ along with pilots from both the 95th and 301st Fighter Squadrons (FS), operating under the banner of the 95th Expeditionary Fighter Squadron (EFS), and supplemented by [...]

  • © Mark Forest - Sikorsky UH-60 Blackhawk - Whiteman Air Force Base

Whiteman Air Force Base

March 30th, 2016|1 Comment

Known the world over as home to the United States Air Force’s Northrop B-2 Spirit fleet, Whiteman Air Force Base, Missouri, also has a number of other units and aircraft assigned to its command. For [...]

  • © Mark Forest - NAS Fallon

NAS Fallon

March 3rd, 2016|0 Comments

Located in the High Desert of North Nevada and a little over an hour’s drive from Reno, Naval Air Station (NAS) Fallon is host to VFC-13 ‘Fighting Saints’, the Naval Strike and Warfare Center (NSAWC) [...]

  • © Mark Forest - Rockwell B-1B Lancer - Home of the Bone II – Ellsworth AFB 28th BW

Home of the Bone II – 28th BW, Ellsworth AFB

November 2nd, 2015|0 Comments

  Assigned to the United States Air Force (USAF), Air Combat Command has two operational Bomb Wings (BW) - the 7th BW at Dyess AFB Texas with some 32 B-1Bs and, 1000 miles north, the [...]

  • © Jason Grant • Lockheed Martin F-35B Lightning II • F-35 Joint Strike Fighter Part 2

F-35 – Joint Strike Fighter (Part 2)

October 1st, 2015|0 Comments

In part 2 of a series of F-35 articles for AeroResource, Mark Forest & Jason Grant take a look at the oft troubled development of the Lightning II, the progress to date with bringing the [...]

Historic & Museum Reports

  • ©David Howe - Harrier T.4A XW271

Hawker Siddeley Harrier T4A XW271

April 4th, 2016|0 Comments

From its initial conception and drawings made in 1957 by Ralph Hooper, the P.1127/P.1154/Kestrel went on to become the well-known and much loved icon of British aviation - the Hawker Siddeley Harrier. The first production [...]

  • © Jamie Ewan - English Electric Canberra B(I)8 WT333 - WT333 60th Anniversary

WT333 First Flight 60th Anniversary

February 29th, 2016|0 Comments

On 30th January, the quiet surroundings of Bruntingthorpe were replaced with the roar of jet engines as one of the airfield’s most colourful residents celebrated a huge milestone. Jamie Ewan was among the gathered guests [...]

  • © Adam Duffield - 93rd Bomb Group Museum at Hardwick

93rd Bomb Group Museum

January 26th, 2016|0 Comments

During World War Two the shape of the Norfolk countryside was transformed with a multitude of airfields being built to support British and American forces operating over Europe and further afield. Whilst many of the airfields [...]

  • © Adam Duffield - Dassault MD312 Flamant 148/319-DE - L'Epopee de l'Industrie et de l'Aeronautique

L’Epopee de l’Industrie et de l’Aeronautique

January 21st, 2016|0 Comments

Hidden away in a nondescript industrial estate in the French town of Albert lies L'Epopee de l'Industrie et de l'Aeronautique - unknown to many who pass through. This collection of aircraft, vehicles and other varied [...]

  • © Duncan Monk • De Havilland DH-104 Devon VP952 • RAFM Cosford

RAF Museum Cosford

April 15th, 2015|0 Comments

Opening as an RAF Station in 1938, RAF Cosford has been home to numerous training colleges over the years and today still provides training for many trades within the Royal Air Force. On top of [...]