UK dropped from Red Bull Air Race 2017 season

Red Bull snubs its flagship Ascot and Spielberg venues in favour of two more over-water tracks in Russia and Portugal. In its fourth year after returning from a lengthy hiatus due to safety concerns, the Red Bull...

Flite Test branch out into General Aviation

Flite Test have been producing great model flying content for a while - and now they're up-scaling to the real deal.

Fate is the Hunter

Belatedly perhaps, I have only just read Fate is the Hunter by Ernest K. Gann, widely regarded as one of the greatest books on aviation ever written. There have been a boat-load of good...

Flying on Film

What do Batman, James Bond and Easy Company have in common? They all fly with the same airline... kind of.

Honourable Company of Air Pilots announces 2017 Scholarships

The Honourable Company of Air Pilots (HCAP) has announced that in 2017 it will award scholarships to support the award of PPLs, Gliding solo and Flight Instructor Certificates.

Royal Aero Club Trust bursary applications open

The Royal Aero Club has announced that applications for its 2017 bursary scheme are now open.

Boom announce demonstrator for supersonic airliner

Boom's XB-1 will fly in 2017 to validate design and technology for their future supersonic airliner.

Extra and Siemens break electric aircraft world record

Walter Extra flies an Extra 330LE powered by a Siemens all-electric powerplant in record-breaking time-to-climb.

Fleet Air Arm Officers Association Scholarship – Applications Open

If you're interested in flying for the military, the Royal Navy's Fleet Air Arm Officers' Association may have the perfect opportunity for you.

Air League Flying Scholarships for 2017 – Open for applications

The Air League 2017 Flying Scholarship application process is now OPEN