Contents Listing - Articles & Features in this issue
YAK-141 FREESTYLE - Exclusive details by Roy Braybrook on the world's first supersonic V/STOL fighter.
BERIEV'S MERMAID - Roy Braybrook examines the Be-42 at Paris. Some questions are answered: others remain. LDA - Brian Walters looks back at David Lockspieser's Land Development Aircraft and where this unusual project stands today. JETSTREAM JUBILEE - Technical description of the new BAe Jetstream 41 regional airliner by Gordon Swanborough. FLYING THE PC-9 - Display pilot Pete Clark takes the turboprop 'fast lane' and assesses this impressive Pilatus product. BOULTON PAUL DEFIANT - Part Two of Mike Bowyer's detailed description of the Defiant and its operational career. 75 YEARS OF THE US NAVAL AIR RESERVE - First of a two part feature by Peter Mersky on the history of this valuable asset on the occasion of the Reserve's anniversary. PARIS AIR DATA FILE - A technical look with drawings and photographs, at some of the new aircraft at this year's Salon. AIRSCENE - Military and commercial news, including a report on the UK Defence White Paper. VETERAN & VINTAGE - Restoration of a significant SPAD in Italy. PHILIPPINE PHOTO-CALL - Civil and military portfolio from Peter Bish. FIGHTER A TO Z - Republic's F-84 series. TALKBACK - More views from the readers and illustrations from Vietnam. IN PRINT - Return of the Observers titles. FLYING COLOURS - MiG's Fulcrum in colour profile. FRONT COVER: Theatrical roll-out ceremony for the Jetstream 41 at Prestwick on 27 March this year. See page 73 inside. (BAe).