History | Air & Space Magazinehttp://www.airspacemag.com/rss/history-of-flight/RSS feed for HistoryenWed, 29 Mar 2017 19:30:11 +0000The Airport Terminal So Beautiful It’s Reopening as a Hotelhttp://www.airspacemag.com/daily-planet/engineering-twa-terminal-180962324/Eero Saarinen's birdlike TWA terminal brought aesthetics to air travel.Wed, 29 Mar 2017 19:30:11 +0000The Time a Stolen Helicopter Landed on the White House Lawnhttp://www.airspacemag.com/history-of-flight/prestons-wild-white-house-ride-180962400/The story of Robert Preston’s wild ride.Tue, 21 Mar 2017 17:00:00 +0000The First Airplane Passengerhttp://www.airspacemag.com/history-of-flight/above-beyond-180962399/The Wright brothers’ indispensable helper got a ride as a reward.Tue, 21 Mar 2017 17:00:00 +0000The Birth of Flight in Georgiahttp://www.airspacemag.com/history-of-flight/birth-date-of-georgia-aviation-180962393/Georgians are justly proud of the day Ben Epps first flew his airplane. But for 100 years, they’ve been proud of the wrong day.Tue, 21 Mar 2017 17:00:00 +0000Stories My Granddad Told Mehttp://www.airspacemag.com/history-of-flight/stories-my-grandfather-told-me-180962539/His tales of WW2 made me appreciate what’s really in the National Air and Space Museum.Tue, 21 Mar 2017 16:00:00 +0000How the “Suicide Squad” Turned Into One of the World’s First Rocket Companieshttp://www.airspacemag.com/daily-planet/how-suicide-squad-became-one-worlds-first-rocket-companies-180962548/Aerojet celebrates its 75th anniversary.Thu, 16 Mar 2017 20:55:13 +0000The Pope’s Laundry and Other Tales of Papal Travelshttp://www.airspacemag.com/daily-planet/flying-pope-180961907/TWA was Pope John Paul II’s ride during his first visit to the United States in 1979.Tue, 07 Mar 2017 20:50:47 +0000In 1912, Mohan Singh Was Billed as “The Only Hindu Flyer in the World”http://www.airspacemag.com/daily-planet/mohan-singh-aviator-of-mystery-180962015/The strange tale of a barnstormer turned yoga master.Tue, 07 Feb 2017 17:46:39 +0000