AircraftMilitary, commercial and experimental vehicles designed for flight in the Earth’s atmosphere
March 29, 2013 | By Paul Hoversten
Bad news for air traffic controllers, but the traveling public and small aircraft pilots should see little impact.
March 27, 2013 | By George Larson
America’s once-secret air base had humble beginnings.
March 26, 2013 | By Peter Merlin
March 25, 2013 | By Paul Hoversten
Make an engine that can run hotter and still survive, and you can get more thrust from the same amount of fuel.
March 05, 2013 | By George Larson
Some of 007's imaginative toys were based on actual inventions.
March 01, 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
A World War I aircraft enthusiast’s collection tracks the evolution of the species.
February 2013 | By Peter Garrison
Two showmen, one dirigible, and the flight that changed aviation.
February 2013 | By Paul Glenshaw
Over Vietnam, F-100 pilots flew fast and low. Later, they hit the heights.
February 2013 | By Mark Bernstein
Support for "disaggregation" of military satellites is getting louder.
January 31, 2013 | By Heather Goss
They're not the same as the AAs from your hardware store, or even your car battery.
January 23, 2013 | By George Larson
Once a best-seller, the airliner’s pilots still swear by it.
January 2013 | By George C. Larson, Member, NAA
If they're introducing new technology, problems are almost guaranteed.
January 15, 2013 | By George Larson
In the 1950s, balloons carried live mice to near-space to study how the trip might affect astronauts.
January 11, 2013 | By Heather Goss
At Luke Air Force Base, young pilots learn to fly the F-16.
January 11, 2013 | By The Editors
A couple of very good deals
January 2013 | By J.R. Dailey
The Sikorsky HO5S-1 made its name flying medevac missions in Korea.
January 2013 | By Rebecca Maksel
The pilots and fans dedicated to prolonging the stardom of the Beech 18.
January 2013 | By David Freed