US Military Aviation
Welcome to the fifth generation.
November 2013 | By Art Tomassetti
The Test Pilot Tradition
November 2013 | By J.R. Dailey
A Navy admiral emphasizes interservice solidarity.
September 19, 2013 | By Paul Hoversten
It had the body of a fighter and a bomber’s soul.
September 2013 | By William E. Burrows
Fewer than 100 pilots climb the ladder to the B-2 cockpit.
September 2013 | By James R. Chiles
The crew of Bockscar dropped the Fat Man bomb over Nagasaki 68 years ago today.
August 09, 2013 | By Tony Reichhardt
In the early jet age, pilots had good reason to fear the F7U.
August 2013 | By DC Agle
Our June/July issue is the first produced for the tablet.
June 17, 2013 | By Linda Shiner
What happens when helicopters get a little too close.
June 2013 | By Craig A. Thorson
U.S. Navy Panthers weren’t highly evolved, but they could shoot. And they were air conditioned.
June 2013 | By David Noland
How a simple change in color scheme helped RAF bombers defeat Hitler's U-boats.
May 31, 2013 | By Rebecca Maksel
The plan: Strap napalm bombs onto bats, and drop them over World War II Japan.
April 29, 2013 | By Rebecca Maksel
Despite plans for a mooring station, only one airship ever docked at the Empire State Building.
April 01, 2013 | By Rebecca Maksel
“Back in the old Marine Corps...”
April 2013 | By John Scanlan
Some of 007's imaginative toys were based on actual inventions.
March 01, 2013 | By Rebecca Maksel
It takes a (uniformed) village.
February 04, 2013 | By Rebecca Maksel
Operation Redwing tested aircraft vulnerabilities to atomic blasts.
February 2013 | By Norvin C. “Bud” Evans
Test pilot Gale Moore rose to the challenge of the XH-17.
February 2013 | By Don Porter
Over Vietnam, F-100 pilots flew fast and low. Later, they hit the heights.
February 2013 | By Mark Bernstein
When she wasn't playing tennis on the wing of a biplane in flight, Gladys Roy was dancing the Charleston.
January 29, 2013 | By Rebecca Maksel