Trick or TREAT!

This half term, celebrate Halloween with your family – Airfix style!  

This spooky season, we’re feeling less trick and more treat. Get free pumpkin carving stencils and celebrate Halloween with your kids or grandkids – with a little bit of Airfix! Simply download below, print and away you go!

Don’t forget to show us your pumpkins. Send your photos to marketing@airfix.com!

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More environmentally friendly fuels approved for Cessna piston-powered aircraft

WICHITA, Kan. (Oct. 26, 2021) – Textron Aviation announced today that many Cessna piston-powered aircraft are now approved to utilize a more environmentally friendly aviation gasoline (AvGas).  Owners and operators of Cessna 172 Skyhawk, 182 Skylane can utilize 91-octane unleaded (91UL), 94UL or 100VLL (very low lead) fuel in their aircraft wherever it is available. The 206 Turbo Stationair HD aircraft is approved for 100VLL. Unleaded and lower-leaded fuels burn cleaner than higher-leaded fuels currently used on most piston aircraft.

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NASA to Host Briefing to Reveal New Findings from Jupiter’s Atmosphere

NASA to Host Briefing to Reveal New Findings from Jupiter’s Atmosphere

This view of Jupiter's turbulent atmosphere from NASA's Juno spacecraft includes several of the planet's southern jet streams.
This view of Jupiter’s turbulent atmosphere from NASA’s Juno spacecraft includes several of the planet’s southern jet streams. Citizen scientist Tanya Oleksuik created this color-enhanced image using data from the JunoCam camera. The original image was taken on Dec. 30, 2020.
Credits: Image data: NASA/JPL-Caltech/SwRI/MSSS, Image processing by Tanya Oleksuik © CC NC SA
NASA will hold a virtual media briefing at 3 p.m. EDT Thursday, Oct. 28, to discuss the latest results from the agency’s Juno spacecraft. The science team will reveal new findings that provide the first 3D look at how the planet’s roiling atmosphere operates underneath the top layers of clouds, and how these revelations offer insight into the atmospheres of giant planets elsewhere in the universe.

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Justice Clarence Thomas’ Long Career Has Had a Profound Impact on Our Liberty

 

October 25 2021

Good morning from Washington, where for 30 years now, Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas has made the case for taking the Constitution at its word. Freedom has been the beneficiary, Heritage Foundation scholar Tom Jipping writes. President Biden is flinging open the border, a man who was in charge there tells our Fred Lucas. On the podcast, former White House press secretary Sean Spicer describes the Biden-Harris administration’s radical direction. Plus: a looming threat to working families; China’s disquieting missile test; and the Europeanizing of America. Fifty years ago today, the United Nations votes to seat Communist China as a permanent member and to expel Taiwan.

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