Experimental AircraftThe X-plane series and aircraft that have not been fully tested in flight
After Pearl Harbor, the Japanese planned to strike the United States with aircraft borne by giant submarines. If it worked, the Atlantic fleet would be trapped.
November 2001 | By Thomas S. Momiyama
The B-52 that launched a thousand ships.
July 2001 | By Preston Lerner
Behind the glamour boys in X-planes is an entire profession making sure your Cessna has its wings on straight.
January 2001 | By D.C. Agle
January 2001 | By Charles Spence
Even before NASA was created, civilian and military labs were in search of spacemen.
September 2000 | By Tony Reichhardt
What to expect from the latests flock of X-planes.
January 2000 | By George C. Larson
Did an XP-86 beat Yeager to the punch?
January 1999 | By Al Blackburn
What has four wheels and flies? The dream of a roadable airplane continues.
January 1996 | By John Grossman
In 1947, no airplane had ever gone faster than the speed of sound.
December 1990 | By Stephan Wilkinson