FEATURING:



AIRBUS A380
How do airlines use the A380? How has the aircraft evolved since its debut a decade ago? What is its future? Mark Broadbent looks at Europe’s super jumbo in service, some of the upgrades made to the aircraft and future development options.

DARK DUNE
Jan Kraak reports on the latest annual aerial refuelling exercise conducted by EC725 Caracal-equipped EH 1/67 at BA120 Cazaux.

EMBRAER’S E2
Mark Broadbent reports on the refreshed, re-engined Embraer E-Jet after the E190-E2 recently entered service with launch operator Widerøe.



RUSSIAN AIR AND SPACE FORCE
Alexander Mladenov explains how accelerated fleet recapitalisation and intensified training is growing numerical strength and overall mission capability, and sharpening the Russian Air and Space Force’s claws.

FRENCH FREISLAND
Ludo Mennes and Frank Visser cover participation by the Armée de l’Air in this year’s Exercise Frisian Flag at Leeuwarden Air Base in the Netherlands.

ETHIOPIAN AIRLINES
Andreas Spaeth reports on how Ethiopian Airlines, now Africa’s biggest airline, is aspiring to make a global impact beyond its home continent.

AND MUCH MORE!

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