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Red Bull Air Race 2014 – Abu Dhabi

On Tuesday 8th October 2013 the return of the world's fastest Motorsport series was announced at a news conference at the Putrajaya Maritime Centre, Malaysia. After a hiatus of 3 years due to safety changes and reorganisation, the Red Bull Air Race returned to the skies at the end of February with the largest of [...]

By | March 13th, 2014|Airshow Reports, Event Reports|0 Comments

Biman DC-10 Retirement

3rd January 1989 – The unmistakable shape of a McDonnell Douglas DC-10 touches down at Dhakas Zia International Airport to begin life with her new owners Biman Bangladesh Airlines. Now some 25 years on, the same aircraft carrying registration S2-ACR otherwise known as ‘New Era’, is drawing to a close the passenger role of the [...]

By | February 24th, 2014|Event Reports|1 Comment

Just Jane Night Run & Fireworks

The heavenly roar of four Rolls Royce Merlin engines fills the air on a cold November night at the former RAF East Kirkby as resident Lancaster NX611 dances once again in the dark. Jamie Ewan was there for Aero Resource to witness this nostalgic event. On April 25th 1945 the final wartime raid from RAF [...]

By | November 29th, 2013|Event Reports, Nightshoots|0 Comments

Saudi Green Flag Exercise

For two weeks during September, RAF Coningsby became a hive of activity with the base hosting guests from the Royal Saudi Air Force (RSAF - al-quwwāt al-ğawwiyyah al-malakiyyah as-suʿūdiyyah) as they joined the Royal Air Force to take part in Exercise Saudi-British Green Flag. The exercise, starting on September 4th, saw a RSAF force of [...]

By | October 2nd, 2013|Exercise Reports|2 Comments

Bruntingthorpe August Taxi Day

The scream of four Rolls-Royce Avon 301R afterburning turbojets yells out across the rather busy airfield at Bruntingthorpe, as a pair of English Electric Lightning F.6s blast down the runway during their starring role in the August Cold War Jets Day. Jamie Ewan was there taking a look at the latest Cold War Jets Open [...]

By | September 13th, 2013|Airshow Reports, Event Reports|2 Comments

Thomson Boeing 787 Dreamliner Delivery

Founded originally in 1962 as Britannia Airways, the airline commenced operations under the name Thomson on 1st November 2008. Since then the airline has come on leaps and bounds, becoming one of the world's largest Charter Airlines. Thomson Airways is part of the TUI Travel PLC and is the UK's third largest airline, operating a [...]

By | May 31st, 2013|News|3 Comments