Contents Listing - Articles & Features in this issue
GYPT a€ AN AIR POWER IN TRANSITION - The second of a three-part coverage of the Egyptian Air Force, describing and illustrating the massive programme of re-equipment and modernisation that is now under way.
FIELDMASTER a€" BAD NEWS FOR BUGS - The NDN Fieldmaster, now into its flight test and certification schedule, is one of the largest ag-planes developed to date, as this introductory feature reveals. NOMAD a€" MASTER OF MANY TRADES - Australia's only transport aircraft of indigenous design now in production, is built in a number of different role configurations. This account describes and illustrates them all, from the civil Commuter-liner to the military Missionmaster and Searchmaster. ATTACKER a€" A BELATED BEGINNING - Continuing his ""Viewed from the Cockpit"" series on Naval aircraft, Capt Eric Brown describes the long and slow evolution of the Attacker, and its short service life as the Royal Navy's first jet fighter to be deployed at sea. AIRSCENE - The monthly round-up of news and background to the news presented under section headings for Military Affairs, Aircraft and Industry, Civil Affairs and new Civil and Military Aircraft Contracts. ZAUNKOENIGa€"A STUDY IN SLOW MOTION - John Fricker recalls his lengthy affair with an exotic German bird. MODEL ENTHUSIAST - Modelling comments, the latest kits reviewed and a page of colour profiles of the Gloster Meteor. TALKBACK - Readers of AIR INTERNATIONAL offer comments of general interest. FIGHTER A TO Z - Continuing the AIR INTERNATIONAL encyclopaedia of the world's fighter aircraft, from the Hawker Demon to the Hawker Hurricane. IN PRINT - New aviation literature noted. AIRDATA FILE - Technical data, photographs and general arrangement drawings for the Grob G-110, Robin ATL, Robin R 3000 family and Beechcraft B36TC Bonanza. FRONT COVER - The prototype NDN-6 Fieldmaster agricultural aircraft on test from Sandown, Isle of Wight.