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Flankers arrive for showing off at RIAT

Two aircraft dating from the Cold War era have arrived from the Ukraine to take part in the Royal International Air Tattoo at RAF Fairford in Gloucestershire this weekend. The Russian-built Sukhoi Su-27 ‘Flanker’, in the livery of the Ukrainian Air Force, landed at RAF Fairford today to take part in the static display.  The Ukrainian […]

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Image of the week (10 August) RAF Tornado departs RIAT 2009

AirSpace user runlikehell uploaded this image of an RAF Tornado departing RIAT this year.  

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Sally B grounded until 2009

The B-17 affectionately known as Sally B has been grounded until 2009 due to engine trouble. The air show stalwart will not appear at any UK shows this year until its engines have been repaired. To read the full story click here

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