Welcome to the first issue of SPACESHIP AWAY 2018. Our cover andcentrespread feature a new piece of Dan Dare related art by Graham Bleathman.
Tim Boothadds a gripping mystery to his ongoing Dan Dare story, with eight more pages of Shakedown Cruise.
In the Dan Dare: Pilot of Merit article, Roy Spence highlights his vastcollection of Projector and Viewers and details the story-lines of the Dan Dare Film Strips that were available at the time.
Part three of the Operation Pintos story continues. This is followed by threepages of Space News, (plus "Stop Press" below) with up-to-date reviews by Ray Wright.
John Russell Fearn'sThe Golden Amazon saga continues with Twilight World - Part Three, coloured by Martin Baines.
Andrew Darlingtonlooks at the life of one of the original Dan Dare studio artists, Jocelyn Thomas: Dan Dare's Other Jocelyn. Greta Tomlinson and Joan Porter recalls working with her.
Our humour page features a newly commissioned Dani Dare strip by well known and regular Beano artist Leslie Stannage. The back cover shows the Dan Dare Space Projector.