History | Air & Space Magazinehttp://www.airspacemag.com/rss/history-of-flight/RSS feed for HistoryenTue, 07 Feb 2017 17:46:39 +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 +0000In 1986, David Letterman Went On the Air, In the Airhttp://www.airspacemag.com/daily-planet/1986-david-letterman-went-air-air-180961797/For the 4th anniversary of “Late Night,” the TV host filmed the show on board a TWA 747.Mon, 23 Jan 2017 17:00:00 +0000The Coolest Autogiro You Won’t See at the National Air and Space Museumhttp://www.airspacemag.com/history-of-flight/16_fm2017-in-the-museum-180961679/ The Museum’s helicopter expert picks an undisplayed favorite from the collection.Wed, 18 Jan 2017 17:00:00 +0000We Fly the Last Electra Juniorshttp://www.airspacemag.com/history-of-flight/32_fm2017-those-seven-electras-180961672/Seven remarkable Lockheed Model 12s showed up (late) for their diamond jubilee.Wed, 18 Jan 2017 17:00:00 +0000What Happened to Pan Am Flight 7?http://www.airspacemag.com/history-of-flight/08_fm2017-lost-clipper-1-180961664/ Sabotage? Negligence? Fraud? New clues surface in a 60-year-old aviation mystery.Wed, 18 Jan 2017 17:00:00 +0000Free-Falling Above a Burning B-24http://www.airspacemag.com/daily-planet/free-fall-above-burning-b-24-180961719/Bailing out over Occupied France in 1944.Tue, 10 Jan 2017 21:11:28 +0000In 1950, Airlines Didn’t Serve Liquor Over Dry Stateshttp://www.airspacemag.com/daily-planet/getting-high-skies-180961700/Remembering when the drinks cart was subject to some very complicated laws. Thu, 05 Jan 2017 20:52:48 +0000George McGovern’s WWII Diaryhttp://www.airspacemag.com/daily-planet/george-mcgoverns-world-war-ii-diary-180961585/Notes from the one-time presidential nominee’s 35 combat missions.Thu, 29 Dec 2016 19:00:00 +0000