Contents Listing - Articles & Features in this issue
OPERATION UNIFIED PROTECTOR AIR International's team of correspondents reports on air operations over Libya. FLYBE FLIES....AND FLIES! As Europe's largest regional airline, Flybe has big plans for the future, as Bruce Hales-Dutton explains. INDIA'S SHINING STAR Guy Martin describes the development of the Indian-designed Dhruv helicopter. AFRICA'S EXPANDING GLOBAL CARRIER Sebastian Schmitz reports from Addis Adaba on Ethiopian Airlines, the brainchild of Emperor Haile Selassie. TORREJON'S BLACK CATS Roberto Yanez and Alex Rodriguez profile the Spanish Air Force EF-18M Hornet. FIGHTING TERRORISM AND ENFORCING THE LAW IN RUSSIA Alexander Mladenov examines the large and sometimes secretive air arms of the Russian Federal Security Service and the Internal Troops of the Ministry of Interior. REGULARS HEADLINE NEWS We look at the Boeing 747-8I maiden flight, the first flight of an Italian Air Force T-346A, massive Dutch Defence cuts, Southwest Airline's Boeing 737-300 in-flight rupture, QinetiQ's AgustaWestland A109E Power, South African Air Force Rooivalk Mk1 operational, and Tornado F3 final touch-down.