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2011-11-16

Spitfire collapses on attempted take-off – ABC Online Spitfire collapses on attempted take-off ABC Online The replica Spitfire, which had been flying around Australia ...

2011-11-08

A planned routine training session of Red Arrows RAF display team at Scampton, Lincolnshire, was brought to an unexpected and tragic end this morning. ...

2011-10-02

Our previous short article about the possible cause of the deadly crash of Jimmy Leeward’s P-51 racer in Reno, Nevada prompted many well-informed comments, ...

2011-09-18

Friday’s shocking P-51 crash at Reno, Nevada claimed even more lives than it was initially anticipated. The official death toll has now risen to ...

2011-09-17

A modified P-51 Mustang crashed violently into the edge of the grandstands at the Reno Air show on Friday, 16th September, killing the pilot and 3 people on the ground, while injuring 50 others.

2011-08-24

[tekdiver, via Flickr/CC] Doubt over Red Arrows appearance at Duxford Air Show – Cambridge News Doubt over Red Arrows appearance at Duxford Air Show ...

2011-08-22

Remembering Flight Lieutenant Jon Egging, crashed into a field minutes after performing with the Red Arrows on Saturday in front of an estimated 300,000 spectators in Bornemouth.

2011-08-04

On 9 July 2011, a unique airworthy Seafire Mk. XVII suffered a hydraulic failure and had to perform a wheels-up landing at Bondues aerodrome, France. Here is a striking photo set documenting this incident.

2011-07-27

Bad luck continues to hamper vintage air shows of this season. On 12 July, a P-51D Mustang and A-1 Skyraider collided during the Flying Legends show at Duxford.

2011-07-11

Pilots escape incidents in France and at air display – This is Total Essex Pilots escape incidents in France and at air display This ...