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Yet another gratuitous A380 image

Yep, another from #DXB13, but is a rather nice photo showing the ubiquitous Emirates Airbus A380 and the Alenia Aermacchi MB-339s flown by the Al Fursan display team of the UAE. Emirates

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A380 at #DXB13

I know we’ve all seen it before, but after yesterday’s record-breaking order hoo-hah it seems appropriate to show the beast flying at the Dubai show (the pic comes via EADS’ Flickr stream). And the keen-eyed may notice a gap amongst the customer logos on the nose where one has been removed. The space sits between […]

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Red Arrows arrive at the Dubai Airshow in style

Red Arrows pilot Flight Lieutenant Martin Pert certainly hit the Tweet spot when he shared this stunning image of the Dubai skyline as the world-famous Royal Air Force aerobatic display team arrived in the city during their Middle East tour. The five-week tour of the region takes in the Dubai air show, as well as […]

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Sydney sunset

One from Rex Features here, showing Royal Australian Air Force aircraft – like as not Pilatus PC-9s – displaying over Sydney Harbour. The show was to mark 100 years since the Royal Australian Navy fleet first entered the waterway. Rex Features

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“I feel immortal”

Posted on Flightglobal’s AirSpace gallery with the title “I feel immortal” is this great shot of a Polish air force RAC MiG-29. Picture credit goes to user vipmig.

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Ooooh look, another Apache

I know, I know, far too many of the damn things. But you can’t argue with the quality of the picture from AirSpace forum user vipmig – and on that basis I’m using it. User vipmig on flightglobal.com/AirSpace

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Mon dieu, c’est la Rafale

Wowsers! A fantastic image of Dassault’s Rafale fighter here from AirSpace user vipmig showing the jet wowing the crowds at the recent Royal International Air Tattoo in the UK.  User vipmig on AirSpace

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Apache, inverted (almost)

Another great photograph from the UK’s Defence Images website, this one showing a Westland/Boeing Apache attack helicopter from the Army Air Corps’ Apache display team being put through its paces at RAF Cosford earlier in the year. The team is drawn from 3 Rgt AAC, which is part of the Attack Helicopter Force within 16 Air Assault […]

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Chinook at Waddington

Another fine shot on Flightglobal’s AirSpace forum from user Sunshine Band, showing a practice run from an Royal Air Force Chinook HC2 at RAF Waddington prior to the air show weekend.  User Sunshine Band on AirSpace

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British Airways’ first A380 arrives at the Paris air show #PAS13

The first Airbus A380 for British Airways arrived at the Paris air show today. Flightglobal reported back in March that the airframer was in discussions with the carrier to bring the aircraft to the show, having previously done the same with a Korean Air and Malaysia Airlines A380.BA is due to take delivery of its […]

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