In March’s AEROSPACE: Westland Helicopters' secret project to develop a design for a UK stealth helicopter in the 1980s, NATS' radical plans to redesign future UK airspace, a report on the 2018 Singapore Air Show and what's happening in space in 2018.

* Radome – The latest aviation and aeronautical intelligence, analysis and comment
* Antenna – Howard Wheeldon on the UK defence budget squeeze.
* Out of the shadows – A secret project reveals how Westland Helicopters developed a design for a UK stealth helicopter in the 1980s.
* Singapore on show – A report on the 2018 Singapore Air Show.
* Space: 2018 – The RAeS Space Group looks at the space achievements of 2017 and what to look forward to in the future.
* Airspace revolution – The UK national air traffic control provider NATS is working on radical plans to redesign the way airspace is handled in the future.
* Clearing the air – David Learmount looks at the issue of cabin air contamination and how it can be solved.
* Designing out human error – How HeliOffshore is exploring a new approach to identifying potential human error in maintenance.


* Message from our President and Chief Executive
* Book Reviews
* Obituaries
* Library Additions
* University and industrial relations
* Diary
* Corporate Partners
* The Last Word - Keith Hayward considers the implications of the new US National Security Strategy.
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News Team
27 February

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