Contents Listing - Articles & Features in this issue
Air News - A monthly review of aerospace news from around the world. 'New in View' covers the Saab Gripen.
Air Intelligence - UK military news. What's New ...Aerospace technology information. Design Analysis: Texan teacher from Kansas - Robert F Dorr reviews progress with the Raytheon T-6A Texan II. Lydd-Le Touquet revival - Bob Millichap reports on the new Sky-Trek cross-Channel service. AVIATION IN SOUTH AFRICA: Comair - BA's African connector Desert Bombers - Tank killer from the Veld Crime fighting from the sky SAAF preservation AVIATION NEWS: The Civil Scene - by Keith Crowden. First flights table 1997 - Michael Stroud records the important initial flights of last year. Oslo's new gateway - Gardermoen prepares for its 1998 opening. Nato & European Notes - by Peter Foster. US Military News - by Bob Archer. Radio Watch - by David Smith. Aviation Archaeology - by David Smith. Arrival of the Spartan - Rod Simpson details the resurgence of the Luscombe range. Canada's Air Force transitions - Mike Reyno interviews the Commander, No 1 CAD/CANR, about the recent CAP reorganisation. Flying-boat finale - Post-war commercial flying-boats. Air Letters - Readers respond to articles previously published in the magazine. To be or not to be: The (co) owner of a business plane - Capt Ernst Stogmuller puts the case for owning a business aircraft. Made in Chile - Geoffrey P Jones reports on the activities of ENAER. Air Videos - Movie releases reviewed by Ray Sanger. Civil Markings of the World - Pt 2 Register Review - Recent changes to the UK and Irish registers compiled by Roger Jackson. Air Books - New publications reviewed. Airport Movements - UK airport visitors assembled by Roger Jackson. FRONT COVER: Heralding our South African Special is this view of BA Comair's 'Waves and Cranes' Boeing 737-200 over Victoria Falls on June 10, 1997.