History | Air & Space Magazinehttp://www.airspacemag.com/rss/history-of-flight/RSS feed for HistoryenTue, 26 Jul 2016 14:04:12 +0000The Fastest Jet Flight in Historyhttp://www.airspacemag.com/daily-planet/fastest-jet-flight-history-180959911/Forty years ago, the SR-71 Blackbird set a record that still stands.Tue, 26 Jul 2016 14:04:12 +0000What Were the Mysterious “Foo Fighters” Sighted by WWII Night Flyers?http://www.airspacemag.com/history-of-flight/what-were-mysterious-foo-fighters-sighted-ww2-night-flyers-180959847/Something strange was following the Beaufighter crews of the 415th Night Fighter Squadron.Wed, 20 Jul 2016 16:00:00 +0000Beware the Black Widowhttp://www.airspacemag.com/history-of-flight/beaufighters-black-widows-180959772/The P-61, the Beaufighter, and the first air war fought in the dark.Wed, 20 Jul 2016 16:00:00 +0000Lindbergh’s Airplane (or a Close Replica) Takes to the Skieshttp://www.airspacemag.com/history-of-flight/old-rhinebeck-180959771/ At the Old Rhinebeck Aerodrome, it feels like 1927 all over again.Wed, 20 Jul 2016 16:00:00 +0000The Impossible Flighthttp://www.airspacemag.com/history-of-flight/longest-airline-route-in-the-world-180959770/London to Sydney: 12,000 miles that started an airline.Wed, 20 Jul 2016 16:00:00 +0000At Long Last, The Museum Has a Coast Guard Helicopterhttp://www.airspacemag.com/history-of-flight/flying-lifeboat-180959769/ A Sikorsky Seaguard enters the National Air and Space Museum collection.Wed, 20 Jul 2016 16:00:00 +0000The History of Boeing in 15 Objectshttp://www.airspacemag.com/history-of-flight/06_aug2016-100-years-of-boeing-180959766/A rummage through the airplane maker’s attic.Wed, 20 Jul 2016 16:00:00 +0000The Upside-Down Dinnerhttp://www.airspacemag.com/daily-planet/upside-down-dinner-180959631/To celebrate inverted flight, the Hendon Aviators ate their meal upside-down and backwards.Mon, 11 Jul 2016 18:00:00 +0000Happy 40th Birthday, National Air and Space Museum!http://www.airspacemag.com/daily-planet/happy-birthday-national-air-and-space-museum-180959588/After a two-year renovation, the Boeing Milestones of Flight Hall reopens July 1.Tue, 28 Jun 2016 16:16:58 +0000Air & Space Quiz: Test Your Knowledge of Airline Slang http://www.airspacemag.com/daily-planet/air-space-quiz-test-your-knowledge-aviation-slang-180959474/ Tue, 21 Jun 2016 16:34:31 +0000Air & Space Quiz: Aerobatic Maneuvers and How They Got Their Nameshttp://www.airspacemag.com/daily-planet/air-space-quiz-how-did-these-aerobatic-maneuvers-get-their-names-180959278/ Wed, 01 Jun 2016 16:09:57 +0000