AircraftMilitary, commercial and experimental vehicles designed for flight in the Earth’s atmosphere
A talk with the commander of the Air Force transition team in Iraq.
September 2008 | By Paul Hoversten
September 2008 | By Richard G. Woodhull, Jr.
The world’s largest seaplane fights wildfires in California.
July 30, 2008 | By Tom LeCompte
After 46 hours watching all 22 films, our list numbers more than 150.
July 14, 2008 | By The Editors
How P-47s became the tank busters of World War II
July 14, 2008 | By Robert F. Dorr and Thomas D. Jones
Up there or down here, it can be a struggle to maintain “situational awareness.”
July 14, 2008 | By Roger A. Mola
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