Aerospace ReferencesBooks and films about air and space
Close-up photographs of the legendary World War II aircraft.
May 18, 2010 | By The Editors
The memoirs of legendary ace Robin Olds.
May 17, 2010 | By The Editors
Okay, I date myself to the 80s with that one. But those of us born prior to the last two decades will remember the verbal welcome that Norm Peterson received each time he entered the bar, Cheers, on the TV show of the same name.Well, Norm Augustine gets almost that welcome wherever he shows up. On ...
March 16, 2010 | By Mike Klesius
A new illustrated book brings aviation history to life.
November 17, 2009 | By Tom D. Crouch
Photographer Michael Collier and his Cessna 180 bring North America's coastal landscapes into focus.
November 17, 2009 | By Rebecca Maksel
Lockheed P-38 Lightnings brought many a pilot home. This pilot would like to return the favor.
November 2009 | By David F. Toomey
Led by famed fashion photographer Edward Steichen, a group of camera men captured the action of World War II naval aviation.
October 01, 2009 | By Mark D. Faram
Alan Bean’s moonscapes show what photographs can’t.
August 2009 | By The Editors
And would they have been visible from space?
June 24, 2009 | By Rebecca Maksel
During World War II, WASPs proved that an airplane couldn’t tell the difference between a male and female pilot.
June 22, 2009 | By Jonna Dootlittle Hoppes
What it was like, in the astronauts’ own words. Excerpts from a new book by Andrew Chaikin.
May 20, 2009 | By Andrew Chaikin with Victoria Kohl
An illustrated history of balloons and airships.
May 20, 2009 | By Tom D. Crouch
The makers of Night at the Museum took great pains to get it right.
May 07, 2009 | By Rebecca Maksel
A true tale of invention, obsession, and murder.
March 03, 2009 | By Paul Brown
The paintings of Tom Lea, Life magazine's artist-correspondent during World War II.
February 06, 2009 | By Rebecca Maksel
Sherman Fairchild, the photographer who transformed aviation
January 12, 2009 | By Rebecca Maksel
If you really want to know the planet, flip through Mike Malin’s photo album.
January 2009 | By Andrew Chaikin
Aviation can sometimes be downright inhuman.
November 20, 2008 | By Rebecca Maksel
Real pilots rate the performance of the airplanes in James Bond flicks.
September 2008 | By David Lande
Photographs taken from the world’s first warplanes changed the course of battle.
September 2008 | By Robin White