Aircraft TypesPowered and unpowered aircraft, including fixed-wing, hybrid, rotary and lighter-than-air
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
Four aircraft, 12 airmen, 25 days, 40 below zero, in the middle of nowhere.
September 2011 | By Edward Farmer
Unmanned aerial vehicles redefine the term "nonstop flight."
September 2011 | By Michael Milstein
An airacobra's journey to the eastern front...and back.
September 2011 | By Tim Wright
A civilian flight trainer enters the collections.
September 2011 | By Rebecca Maksel
Piloting in the prone position
September 2011 | By Graham Chandler
The Army’s CH-47 Chinook helicopter has flown a stunning but standard maneuver—the aft-wheel pinnacle landing—since 1962. In Iraq and Afghanistan, the move has reached its peak. This month as many as 5,000 pairs of boots will leave the ground, with a goal to extract 33,000 by next September. Many will exit the same way they [...]
August 10, 2011 | By Roger Mola
How fractional jet owners get out of flying coach.
August 2011 | By David Freed
Every research aircraft poses a question. Sometimes the answer is "forget it."
August 2011 | By The Editors
Hint: Plan ahead.
August 2011 | By Mark Huber