Flight HobbiesModel planes, aviation-related collecting and more
Stanley King's memorabilia collection.
September 2006 | By Diane Tedeschi
Do model airplanes ever fight each other?
September 2006 | By Joe Pappalardo
At the Moosehead Lake seaplane fly-in, the dress is casual, the rules are bent, the competition is crazy, and the scenery is Maine.
May 2006 | By airspacemag.com
Denizens of a small Minnesota airport: bombers, ones-of-a-kind, T-6s, Cubs, a 1938 Stinson SR10 once owned by the governor of Pennsylvania, and a veritable hive of homebuilders.
May 2005 | By Carl Posey
Visit Mountain Valley Airport and soar with the wood-and-fabric fans of the Vintage Sailplane Association.
March 2005 | By Chad Slattery
Why posters made of paper can be worth more than gold.
November 2004 | By Linda Shiner
Ever seen a radio-controlled model aircraft do 300 mph? Visit Metropolis, Missouri, this fall.
September 2004 | By Ed Regis
You know those little rockets made of wood and glue that you can stuff a motor in and launch from the field next door? These aren't them.
January 2004 | By Preston Lerner
Nine guys who have raised puttering in the garage to an art form.
July 2003 | By Matthew Stibbe
Old aircraft crash scenes are littered with story fragments.
November 2002 | By Howard James Stansfield
March 2002 | By Tom LeCompte
The choicest sites for airplane watching.
September 2001 | By Russell Munson
March 2001 | By Bruce Bohannon
Collectors of survival equipment have a craving for flight helmets, life vests, ejection seats—even shark repellant.
January 2000 | By Tom Harpole
One man’s mid-century portrait of the United States—from 1,500 feet.
January 2000 | By John Fleischman