Picture of the Day: Beautifully restored Culver Cadet

Mike Kincaid submitted the following photo and note: “This beautifully restored 1939 Culver Cadet dropped in on the Labor Day fly-in at Carlin Bay Airport (ID43) in Coeur d’Alene, Idaho. The Cadet is owned and piloted by Alton Akers of Worley, Idaho. Would you like to have your photo featured as Picture of the Day? You […]

Royal Navy Resumes Carrier Ops With F-35B Trials on Queen Elizabeth II

An F-35B flown by British pilots completed the first landing and take-off aboard the HMS Queen Elizabeth II on Sept. 25, becoming the first fixed-wing aircraft to operate on a Royal Navy carrier at sea in eight years. 

The landings, announced by the UK Ministry of Defense three days later, begin 11 weeks of flight trials off the U.S. coast for the Queen Elizabeth II, to include the shipborne rolling vertical landing maneuver tailored for the Royal Navy warship. 

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