Latest Issue: April 2015
Apaches in Herrick
The war in Afghanistan was a baptism of fire for the British Army’s Apache AH1 attack helicopters. Tim Ripley examines the role of the Attack Helicopter Force during Operation Herrick.
AIRCRAFT PROFILE: JSF Programmes Overview Part II
In the second part of AFM’s Aircraft Profile on the JSF, Alan Warnes and Dave Allport detail current F-35 Lightning II operating bases and their allocated units.
EXERCISE REPORT: DACT Gando 2015
Mark Rourke and Marc Newitt travelled to the holiday island of Gran Canaria to record the Spanish Air Force’s annual two weeks of flying dissimilar air-to-air combat training.
FORCE REPORT: Republic of China Air Force
Gert Kromhout and Stephan de Bruijn recently visited Taiwan to bring AFM up-todate on what’s happening in the Republic of China Air Force.
FAC A-29 Super Tucano
The Colombian Air Force has been waging a war against the outlawed FARC for several decades. Joe Copalman explains how the A-29 Super Tucano is now at the forefront of the action.
AIRCRAFT PROFILE: Fairchild Aircraft C-26 Metroliner
Tom Kaminski provides an update on the status of the C-26 Metroliner within the US Armed Forces.
Dutch Wildcats in Atalanta
Stephan de Bruijn/Bluelifeavition.nl looks back at the Dutch Helicopter Command’s historic deployment of two AS 532 Cougars.
Darts over Europe
Kees van der Mark looks back on the era of target-towing operations by Flight Systems, which included 13 years of A-4N Skyhawk sorties in the skies over Germany.
Carrier Air Wing Five: Part II As the US Navy’s sole forwarddeployed carrier air wing, CVW-5 takes pride in being at the ‘tip of the spear’. Tony Holmes looks at its Vietnam and Gulf War operations.
AFM’s Dave Allport reports on the world’s latest military accidents.
- Archive Viewing - RAF Humanitarian Work
11 Apr 2015 - 12 Apr 2015
- ISR 2015
20 Apr 2015 - 21 Apr 2015
- SkyTech 2015 – Commercial UAV Conference & Exhibition
24 Apr 2015 - 25 Apr 2015
- Aerial Fire Fighting Europe
29 Apr 2015 - 30 Apr 2015
- International Search & Rescue 2015
12 May 2015 - 13 May 2015