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Image of the Week: Lancaster and SB2C Helldiver at Hamilton Airshow

This year’s Hamilton Airshow featured an entrance with the Canadian Warplane Heritage Museum’s Avro Lancaster and the Commerative Air Force SB2C Helldiver along the shores of Lake Ontario, as featured in this week’s image of the week from AirSpace user akoolsbergen.Annette Koolsbergen writes of the photo: This is the first ever air2air image of the […]

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Oshkosh: Heritage flight formation

AirSpace user silverfox snapped this photo at the ongoing Oshkosh airshow depicting four aircraft taking part in a heritage flight. For more on the Oshkosh airshow, see our dedicated show site here.

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Oshkosh: flying display

Today’s image of the day comes from our contributor and photographer on site at Oshkosh, Jeff Decker, who snapped this photo of a flying display.

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Oshkosh: North American P-51 Mustang

Photograph: Billypix

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Final Space Shuttle seen launching from 737 during cruise

Chad Graff has shared these pictures showing STS-135, the final Space Shuttle mission, lifting off from Cape Canaveral, as viewed mid-flight on a Southwest service.Graff says his brother took the photos en route to Miami.Credit: @ChadGraff/Twitpic

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View of the 787 wing in-flight

AirSpace user Terry Buckland has shared these pictures showing the 787′s wing, with Trent 1000 powerplants, in-flight over Washington State.In the most recent 787 news, Boeing is planning two-tiered 787 ETOPS approval, with an initial 180min at entry into service with All Nippon Airways and then later a 330min certification.

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GoAir A320neo

Here is a rendering from Airbus of what Indian carrier GoAir’s livery will look on the A320neo, which the airline ordered 72 of today at the Paris air show.

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Etihad’s first 777 freighter

Etihad Airways today took delivery of its Boeing 777 freighter, which is based on the -200LR variant. The aircraft joins Etihad’s 777 fleet of seven -300ER variants.The acceptance comes near the end of this week’s Paris air show. At the last major European air show–Farnborough 2010–Eithad took took delivery of its first A330-200F.The 777F can […]

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LAN A320neo #PAS11

Here is a rendering from Airbus of what LAN’s livery will look like on the A320neo, which it ordered 20 of yesterday at the Paris air show. Read more…

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Frontier A319neo

Here is a rendering of what Frontier’s livery will look like on an Airbus A319neo. The carrier’s parent Republic Airways Holdings has tentatively signed to take 40 Airbus A319neos and 40 A320neos. All 80 aircraft would be fitted with the CFM International Leap powerplant. Read more…

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