Air & Space Magazine: November 2009
The winning-est Bearcat in air racing steps up once more to the starting gate.
By Preston Lerner
Blinding us with science: the next generation of stealth.
By Damond Benningfield
When a Staggerwing casts its spell, it can surprise even Olive Ann Beech.
By James Wynbrandt
What we still have to learn about the Northern Lights.
By Tim Wright
In the 1950s Harvey Allen solved the problem of atmospheric entry. But first he had to convince his colleagues.
By Andrew Chaikin
A peek into the logbooks of history’s notable pilots.
By Tom LeCompte
In Nowheresville, Nebraska, the Air Force learned a thing or two about turbulence.
By Dave Manoucheri
Lockheed P-38 Lightnings brought many a pilot home. This pilot would like to return the favor.
By David F. Toomey
By J.R. Dailey
By Rebecca Maksel
By Major Jonathan Knaul
By Ken Scott
By George C. Larson, member, NAA