Vuelo – Revista De Aviación Y Astronáutica

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Description

‘Vuelo’ was a short-lived magazine based in Argentina. It carried the subtitle Revista De Aviación Y Astronáutica. Very little is known about this title.

Publishing History

First issue on sale December 1972. Publishing frequency unknown. Ceased publication after only a few issues.
The editor is unknown.

Contents/Issues Produced

To be added.

Digital Access

No digital versions of back issues appear to be available.

Special Issues

No special issues were produced.

Further information

[No WorldCat entry]

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Aviation Classics

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Description

‘Aviation Classics’ was a series of 132 page high-quality glossy publications centred on the world’s greatest aircraft, the events in which they played crucial roles and those who flew, maintained and supported them. Each issue usually comprised an in-depth profile of a single aircraft type, although a few issues looked instead at specific aircraft companies: SAAB, Lockheed Martin and also Alenia Aermacchi, and two issues looked at aerial warfare: WW1 fighter aces, and the Battle of Britain.

Although not very original in terms of subjects, the series was well written and very well illustrated with photograohs and drawings, and generally received warm reviews.

Publishing History

First issue on sale October 2009. Published quarterly until 2016.
The editors were: Jarrod Cotter (issues 1-7) then Tim Calloway (issues 8 to 25, 27-28) and Dan Sharp (issues 26).

Contents/Issues Produced

Twenty-eight (28) issues were produced between 2009 and 2016.

Digital Access

All issues are still available in digital format from PocketMags and Zinio. 12-16 page preview versions are also available on Issuu.

Special Issues

No specials were produced under the ‘Aviation Classics’ banner, but Mortons Media continues to produce high quality bookazines on aviation subjects – see the links under Further Information. Also see the Aeroflight AvBooks database.

Further information

Magazine Exchange
AviationClassics.co.uk
PocketMags
Aviation Classics Magazine Review
Zinio
Pressreader
issuu: Mortons
issuu: Aviation Classics

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Air Combat Collection (1)

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‘Air Combat Collection’ was one of the first magazines to try the magazine-with-a-model combination that is now very popular around the world. Each 16-page A4 issue covered one warplane type from each of three eras: Pre-1945, 1946-69 and post-1970, including cutaways, technical specifications, side views, both colour and black and white illustrations, plus a cover-mounted 1/100th scale model of one of them.

Further information:
Air Combat Collection

[*] Contents Listing, Air Combat Collection

Ellinika Phtera / ΕΛΛΗΝΙΚΑ ΦΤΕΡΑ

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The title ‘Ellinika Phtera’ means Hellenic Wings. in 2007 the publisher Amintikí Grammí (Defensive Line) recognised a gap in historical aviation publications and launched a purely historical magazine under the direction of publisher George P. Christogiannaki. The publication was quarterly and the first issue released in spring 2007, but received little success. Publication stopped after the third issue.

Further information:
ΕΛΛΗΝΙΚΑ ΦΤΕΡΑ

AirPlane – Thríli kai Exélixi

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Airplane Θρύλοι και Εξέλιξη (Airplane – Legends and Evolution) was a weekly partwork magazine from De Agostini Hellas. This was based on a Greek translation of the United Kingdom partwork ‘Airplane’ from 1990. The first issue appeared in November 1997 and the complete run comprised 84 issues of 28 pages each. The last issue was an alphabetical index of the series, and appeared in late 1998.

Magazine contents was related to a color code: “Civil Aviation” (red); “Legendary Planes” (green); “Military Aviation” (Blue) and “Aircraft from A to Z” (black). Each issue was accompanied by a portion of a model aircraft kit, which was completed in about four consecutive issues. Simultaneously, about every four issues was included the independent publication “Guide for good modellers” in collaboration with the model kit manufacturing company Revell. This modelling publication was completed in 12 issues.

Further information:
Discount Hobby Zone
AirPlane

Amintiki Phakeli – Defence Files / ΑΜΥΝΤΙΚΟΙ ΦΑΚΕΛΟΙ

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‘Amintiki Phakeli’ also included the English subtitle Defence Files on the masthead. This monthly magazine included feature articles on a wide range of military subjects: famous battles, military exercises, weapons – aircraft, tanks, pistols – airshows, miitary units etc. Further information:
Discount Hobby Zone

Amintiki Epitheorisi / ΑΜΥΝΤΙΚΗ ΕΠΙΘΕΩΡΗΣΗ

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The title ‘Amintiki Epitheorisi’ means Defence Review. The English subtitle Hellenic Defence Review is shown on the front cover. The magazine covers the all service branches of Army, Air Force and Navy, and also Special Forces each month in the fullest and most reliable way. Exercises, visits to units, weapons systems ( tanks, aircraft, surface ships, submarines, portable armor etc.) , analyses and technological developments are only part of the agenda of the leading defense magazine in Greece, filled with interesting columns, revealing news, exclusive interviews, quizzes etc.

In 2007 the magazine underwent a redesign to distinguish itself from a slew of rival magazines that had recently appeared. It now features more news and short features and full colour on every page. Issue 79 was dated June 2009.

Further information:
Discount Hobby Zone

Aeroporia Diethnis / ΑΕΡΟΠΟΡΙΑ ΔΙΕΘΝΗΣ

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The title ‘Aeroporia Diethnis’ means Aviation International. This magazine was a continuation of ‘Aeroporia Athlitiki’, with virtually the same design and layout. The first issue was released in January 1981. Overall 3 issues were produced in 1981 – January, March and June. After the third issue the magazine ceased publication.

Further information:
Back issues

Aeroporia Athlitiki / αεροπορία ΑΘΛΗTIKH

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The first issue of ‘Aeroporia Athlitiki’ (Sport Aviation) appeared in September 1974 in a small page size (17×24 cm), with only 16 pages and wass entirely two-color namely black and cyan. Nevertheless, it was the only magazine on gliding in Greece and the world of sport aviation embraced it immediately. In the third edition there was twice as many pages (32 pages). From the May 1975 issue the magazine introduced colour illustrations and included 48 pages. In January 1976 the size doubled again, but this time in page size, as it appeared for the first time in a large format (21×29 cm) with a redesigned cover. The magazine continued to be published until October 1979 with the same title by the Aero Club of Piraeus. Then came two more issues with the same logo and the sub-title Sport replaced with a translation of the main title (AVIATION). The very last issue was No.33 dated February 1980.

From at least issue 4 the magazine started to move away from purely concentrating on Sport Aviation and become more of a general interest magazine. Feature articles on vintage aircraft and military jets appeared quite often.

Further information:
Discount Hobby Zone
Back issues

Aerathlitika Nea / ΑΕΡΑΘΛΗΤΙΚΑ ΝΕΑ

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The title ‘Aerathlitika Nea’ means New Aerosport. This was a newspaper-style journal recording the activities of the National Aero Club of Greece (EALE). It covered gliding, microlight flying, flying club activities and so on.

The newspaper first appeared in July 1981 with a monthly publication frequency, but switched to quarterly from issue 6 in 1982. The last of only 12 issues was dated September 1983.

Further information:
Back issues