AircraftMilitary, commercial and experimental vehicles designed for flight in the Earth’s atmosphere
Swen Swanson's Sportster
July 2008 | By Ken Scott
To face the enemy in World War I, pilots first had to survive flight training.
July 2008 | By Tom LeCompte
Between the F-80 and the F-104, a supersonic pioneer fought the Cold War...in its own way.
July 2008 | By Jorge and Karen Escalona
How an unremarkable Convair C-131H transported cops, patients, prisoners, and Gerald Ford.
July 2008 | By Thomas DeFrank
In a tight spot, you need zoom to maneuver.
July 2008 | By Jim Mathews
The Navy's newest Hawkeye gets closer to the fight.
July 2008 | By Preston Lerner
We fearlessly (or foolishly) pick 10.
July 2008 | By The Editors
Stops on a tour through america's hangar
July 2008 | By Rebecca Maksel
My grandmother loved her first and only airplane ride.
June 2008 | By Hilliard Stone
An unusual wake vortex has landed this airliner in a class by itself.
May 27, 2008 | By Rebecca Maksel
Not just maneuverability. Supermaneuverability.
May 21, 2008 | By Roger Mola
Sixteen historic designs that changed the game.
May 2008 | By Richard P. Hallion
Rare archival footage shows Army pilots learning to fly Jennies in 1917.
May 05, 2008 | By Phillip W. Stewart
Too trouble-prone for nuclear alert and sidelined in the first Gulf War, the B-1 is today the busiest bomber in the fleet.
May 2008 | By David Noland
Producted in Cooperation with the National Aeronautic Association.
May 2008 | By George C. Larson
For their first airshows, the Wright exhibition team relied on the Model B.
March 19, 2008 | By Paul Glenshaw
Aviation historian Ron Dick takes a closer look at an old warbird.
March 01, 2008 | By Diane Tedeschi
Gerry Merrill says he can build you one for $150,000.
March 2008 | By David Noland
The Minijet, the Weejet, and other good ideas that went nowhere.
March 01, 2008 | By David Noland
In this corner, the Vickers Supermarine Spitfire; across the ring, the Hawker Hurricane. Which is the more valuable restoration?
March 2008 | By John Fleischman