Air & Space Magazine: November 2008
The next lunar explorers will soon report to Houston. Are some already there?
By Michael Cassutt
Boeing's traveling fix-it team has one goal: Get it airborne.
By Stephen Joiner
50 indelible images from the first 50 years of spaceflight
By The Space History Division, National Air and Space Museum
For this famous B-17, surviving 25 missions in World War II was the easy part.
By Mark Bernstein
From the designers who brought you the P-51 Mustang, an airplane with a complicated past…and a controversial present.
By Mark Huber
Think of a shipboard chess game with airplanes instead of pawns.
By Mark Wolverton
How tossing paper airplanes guided the career of an aerospace engineer.
By Giles Lambertson
A small malfunction lands three astronauts on Russia’s version of the Red Planet.
By Don Pettit
The war in the Pacific ended as it began, with a surprise attack by Japanese warplanes.
By Stephen Harding
By J.R. Dailey
By Michael Klesius
By CHARLES BRADY
By TIM WRIGHT
By Roger A. Mola
By GEORGE C. LARSON, MEMBER, NAA