Contents Listing - Articles & Features in this issue
Air News - A monthly review of aerospace news from around the world. The IPTN N250 is the subject of 'New in View'.
Dubai '97 - Gordon Bartley reports from the aerospace show held in November. Air Intelligence - UK military news. Sound Barrier Anniversary 1 - 'Chuck' Yeager's 1947 record is commemorated as Dennis J Calvert experienced at Edwards AFB. Lair of the Dragon Lady - Riccardo Niccoli visits Beale AFB to see the Lockheed Martin U-2Rs of the 9th RW, Aviation Archaeology - by David Smith. A Graveyard in Paradise - Diver Matt Harris makes a remarkable discovery in a South Seas lagoon. Airline Profile: UPS - the Big Brown Airline 2 - Maurice Wickstead looks at the background to this major parcels distributor. Aviation News: The Civil Scene - by Keith Crowden. Nato & European Notes - by Peter Foster. Aircraft in Outline: - The Sukhoi Su-37 drawn to 1:72nd scale. Index for 1997 US Military News - by Bob Archer. Boeing 777-300 Preservation - Hugh Cowin visits the USS Intrepid. What's New ...Aerospace technology information. Civil Markings of the World - Pt 1 A Farman in Hong Kong - John Havers records a unique occasion at Chep Lap Kok. A Star from the Past - Lockheed's Constellation remembered. AIR Pictorial - origins & evolution - A look at the magazine's past. Air Letters - Readers respond to articles previously published in the magazine. Southampton - a modern regional with a famous past Radio Watch - by David Smith. Air Videos - Movie releases reviewed by Ray Sanger. Farnborough's Fleets since 1918 - Part 13 of a series by the late John D R Rawlings. 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: The Pilatus PC-9 has proved successful for the Swiss manufacturer, and the type was recently displayed at Dubai (see page 6).