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The paintings of Tom Lea, Life magazine's artist-correspondent during World War II.
February 06, 2009 | By Rebecca Maksel
A top Soviet-era test pilot talks about his favorite MiGs and his friend Yuri Gagarin.
January 22, 2009 | By Tony Reichhardt
How the Ranger probes’ moon crashes helped pave the way for Apollo.
January 21, 2009 | By Paul Hoversten
Sherman Fairchild, the photographer who transformed aviation
January 12, 2009 | By Rebecca Maksel
January 2009 | By James A. Jimenez
The truth behind the tall tales of Hubert Fauntleroy Julian.
January 2009 | By David Shaftel
From five witnesses came a family tradition to honor the moment the airplane was born.
January 2009 | By Tom Crouch
The masters of time are about to give us a little extra. Use it wisely.
January 2009 | By James R. Chiles
How a fighter-bomber-recon-attack superstar ended up as fodder for
January 2009 | By Ralph Wetterhahn
Red Whittaker’s rovers have already gone where no robot has gone before. Will one of them make it to the moon?
January 2009 | By Geoffrey Little
A new fitness machine on the space station brings astronaut exercise into the 21st century
December 31, 2008 | By airspacemag.com
Sending Apollo 8 to the moon was a risky mix of cold war politics, bravery, and the faith of one man, George Low, in his engineers.
December 19, 2008 | By Michael Klesius
It's an addiction. Admitting you have it is the first step.
December 03, 2008 | By Rebecca Maksel
Presidential airplanes, past and present.
November 06, 2008 | By Rebecca Maksel
A small malfunction lands three astronauts on Russia’s version of the Red Planet.
November 2008 | By Don Pettit
November 2008 | By CHARLES BRADY
Think of a shipboard chess game with airplanes instead of pawns.
November 2008 | By Mark Wolverton
The war in the Pacific ended as it began, with a surprise attack by Japanese warplanes.
November 2008 | By Stephen Harding
November 2008 | By GEORGE C. LARSON, MEMBER, NAA
From the designers who brought you the P-51 Mustang, an airplane with a complicated past…and a controversial present.
November 2008 | By Mark Huber