Archive | January, 2009

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Flight’s first cover – 100 years ago

Flight published its very first issue on 2nd January 1909, 100 years ago today. It was a new weekly aviation magazine, simply but appropriately named Flight. That first issue reported the exciting news that “England” could now boast that two of its citizens had now taken to the air, with the headline: “A second Englishman flies” […]

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Happy New Year (wherever you are)

To celebrate the advent of the New Year, here is something to show how significant air travel is on a daily basis throughout the globe. This image highlights a recent video that we profiled on the Flight Blog; a video which highlights the movement of air traffic as sunlight moves across the world on a […]

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