History | Air & Space Magazinehttp://www.airspacemag.com/rss/history-of-flight/RSS feed for HistoryenTue, 30 Jun 2015 19:59:41 +0000A Spyplane in 1914http://www.airspacemag.com/daily-planet/a-spyplane-in-1914-180955597/Its mission included two pit stops and an “excellent lunch.”Tue, 30 Jun 2015 19:59:41 +0000Lindbergh’s 1927 Flight Set Off a Mini-Craze of Board Games http://www.airspacemag.com/daily-planet/lindberghs-1927-flight-games-180955607/“Lindy Hop-Off” and “Captain Hop Across Junior” were just two of the titles inspired by the first transatlantic solo flight.Thu, 25 Jun 2015 21:46:25 +0000Bringing Inflight Movies to Airlines Was Harder Than It Soundshttp://www.airspacemag.com/daily-planet/when-did-inflight-movies-become-standard-on-airlines-180955566/Starting in 1961, passengers battled boredom with Hollywood films.Fri, 12 Jun 2015 17:20:19 +0000If You Like Ballpoint Pens, Thank the R.A.F.http://www.airspacemag.com/daily-planet/ballpoint-pens-RAF-180955537/A story for National Ballpoint Pen DayWed, 10 Jun 2015 13:48:44 +0000David McCullough on the Wright Brothershttp://www.airspacemag.com/as-interview/david-mccullough-wright-brothers-180955344/The Pulitzer Prize winner tells the human story behind the invention of the airplane.Thu, 21 May 2015 19:50:49 +0000An Inside Look at the <i>Spirit of St. Louis</i>http://www.airspacemag.com/multimedia/inside-look-spirit-st-louis-180955351/ Wed, 20 May 2015 19:09:17 +0000The <i>Spirit of St. Louis</i> Lands Againhttp://www.airspacemag.com/history-of-flight/spirit-st-louis-lands-again-180955320/Charles Lindbergh’s iconic aircraft undergoes restoration.Wed, 20 May 2015 19:00:00 +0000Learning to Fly the Fortresshttp://www.airspacemag.com/military-aviation/learning-fly-fortress-180955321/Memorable flights and other adventures Wed, 20 May 2015 19:00:00 +0000Pretend to Fly Pan Am -- On a Hollywood Sound Stagehttp://www.airspacemag.com/history-of-flight/delicious-airline-food-really-180955323/The Pan Am Experience aims to recreate a bygone era when airline food was good.Wed, 20 May 2015 19:00:00 +0000The Bushplane Olympicshttp://www.airspacemag.com/history-of-flight/bushplane-olympics-180955326/In Valdez, Alaska, the prize goes to the airplane that takes off and lands in the shortest distance. Wed, 20 May 2015 19:00:00 +0000Winning the Stratobowl in 1935http://www.airspacemag.com/history-of-flight/winning-stratobowl-1935-180955345/A geologic formation became the perfect launchpad for flights into the stratosphere.Wed, 20 May 2015 19:00:00 +0000Where the Warbirds Come Fromhttp://www.airspacemag.com/multimedia/where-warbirds-come-from-180955162/Backstories of some of the airplanes in the May 8 D.C. flyover.Mon, 04 May 2015 19:12:54 +0000