Aircraft TypesPowered and unpowered aircraft, including fixed-wing, hybrid, rotary and lighter-than-air
115 years ago today, three Swedish explorers set off on the only attempt ever to reach the Pole by balloon.
July 11, 2012 | By Rebecca Maksel
The Annual Bensen Days fly-in welcomes rotorheads.
July 2012 | By Bill Wilson
Planning a visit to the Museum? We provide some helpful hints.
July 2012 | By Rebecca Maksel
Now that the space shuttle has retired, astronauts are rediscovering the joys of flying airplanes.
July 2012 | By Phil Scott
Can Gamera II stay airborne for 60 seconds? Tune in on Friday.
June 22, 2012 | By Tony Reichhardt
The call that makes every Apache pilot freeze.
June 18, 2012 | By Rebecca Maksel
Text messaging, from 1912 to 2012.
May 14, 2012 | By Rebecca Maksel
The Moffett Field landmark may yet house aircraft again.
May 2012 | By Kara Platoni
April 12, 2012 | By Paul Hoversten
March 28, 2012 | By Paul Hoversten
AND the company will pay you for the privilege.
March 09, 2012 | By Pat Trenner
February 27, 2012 | By Paul Hoversten
Piloting an Apache helicopter almost always meant both hands and feet doing four different things at once.
February 03, 2012 | By Rebecca Maksel
By adding a little push, compound helicopters push the speed limit up to 300 mph.
January 30, 2012 | By George Larson
For some reason the heli-camper never really caught on.
January 2012 | By James R. Chiles
November 16, 2011 | By Paul Hoversten
Five bushplanes and the places only they can fly.
November 2011 | By Tom LeCompte
The day an Air Force mechanic commandeered a North American F-86.
November 2011 | By Paul D. Mather
The challenge of handling a 1950s MiG killer.
November 2011 | By Paul Hoversten
In an annual ceremony, the last of the Doolittle Raiders recall their part in victory over Japan.
September 2011 | By Paul Hoversten