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Aviation-related Magazines Guide

Bi-annual magazine of the Fundacion Infante de Orleans, which operates a collection of airworthy vintage aircraft. All colour publication, with 12 pages in A4 format. Distributed free to ‘Socios’ (partners).

Further information: Fundacion Infante de Orleans (FIO) Aircraft Collection and Museum, Aeropuerto de Cuatro Vientos, 28044 Madrid, Spain. Tel: 00 34 91 3211657, Fax: 00 34 91 3211659, email: fio@ctv.es, FIO website

Fuerzas Militares del Mundo

Aviation-related Magazines Guide

Glossy magazine published 11 times per year. Covers the world’s armed forces as they are today, with good coverage of military aviation in each issue. Issue No.1 was published in September 2002.

Further information: IKONOS PRESS, C/ Joaquín Ibarra, 40. 1† D., 28042 Madrid, España. Tel./Fax: (34) 91 320 20 96. Website: Fuerzas Militares del Mundo

Modelismo & Historia

Aviation-related Magazines Guide

Glossy monthly magazine covering the scale plastic modelling of historical subjects – including ships, military vehicles, aircraft, figures and dioramas. Included in-depth kit reviews, feature articles on full-scale subjects, museum visits, pictorial views etc. The first issue was intended as a quarterly, but the very positive response to this publication lead to it becoming monthly from issue 2. It switched to bi-monthly from issue 38 (Jan-Feb 1986). Publication became erratic after issue 43 and it ceased publication in 1990 after issue 47. Replaced by ‘Euro Modelismo’ (see above).

[*] Contents Listing, No.1 – No.47

Revista de Aeronautica y Astronautica

Aviation-related Magazines Guide

‘Aeronautics and Astronautics Magazine’ is the official magazine of the Spanish Air Force. Published monthly, it is a high quality well illustrated A4 size publication. Topics covered include current EdA activities, military aviation worldwide and also some Spanish aviation history subjects. Published between 1935 and 1961 under the title ‘Revista de Aeronautica’ (ISSN 0034-7647) but them changed to the present title.

Further information: Revista de Aeronautica y Astronautica, Paseo de la Castellana, 109. 28046 Madrid (España).

Revista Espanola De Defensa

Aviation-related Magazines Guide

Monthly magazine, first published in 1987. Glossy A4 size publication, 82 pages each, with many colour photos and diagrams. Official magazine of the Spanish armed forces, covering all aspects of the Spanish military and worldwide defence topics.

Further information: Revista Espanola De Defensa, Paseo de la Castellana, 109. 28046 Madrid (España).

Revista Espanola Historia Militar

Aviation-related Magazines Guide

Subtitled ‘La revista española de historia militar’. Monthly magazine focusing on Spanish military history. Includes articles on Spanish military aviation in each issue – especially Spanish Civil War air operations.

Further information: website: Quiron Ediciones

Star Kits

Aviation-related Magazines Guide

Subtitled Revista de Modelismo, Miniaturismo e Historia. Bi-monthly(?) scale modelling magazine covering aircraft, armour, ships, cars, figures, dioramas, etc. Included a major 10-13 page aircraft modelling article in each issue, plus in-depth kit reviews and modelling features. Only 5 issues published 1982-1983. Printed on high quality paper with good clear colour photos. 67-76 pages in each issue.

[*] Contents Listing, No.1 – No.5