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Earlier this week Spain and Greece expelled Russian diplomats from their capitals and Russia sent an aircraft to retrieve them. While Spain and Greece…
The Bermuda Civil Aviation Authority has provisionally suspended the certificates of airworthiness of all aircraft operated by Russian airlines on the Bermudan registry. The…
Since the beginning of March, at least 21 airlines have routed flights around Russian airspace either as a result of reciprocal bans issued by…
As Russia prepared to invade Ukraine in the last week of February, those with the means to do so were preparing to leave Russia….
The past week has seen an enormous amount of new and unusual activity in the airspace around Ukraine – first with Ukraine’s airspace being…
Meet the Stratolaunch Roc. Originally developed as a mobile rocket launch platform, Stratolaunch now plans to use the Roc as a hypersonic vehicle test…
The 2021 Flightradar24 Santa tracker is live! Just in time for Christmas, Santa’s sleigh is out of the workshop and upgraded with the latest…
Special liveries are a beautiful thing – if, of course, you’re someone who cares what airplanes look like. And if you’re reading this, I’ll…
The Ilyushin IL-62 was a very capable long-range aircraft in its day, and an important one for Soviet flag carrier Aeroflot. These days it’s…
If you’re in the market for some heavy-duty, exceedingly rugged cargo planes, the former Soviet sphere is definitely the place to look. There are…