AviatorsEarly flight pioneers, military aviators and military and airline pilots
When the Air Mail Service decided to establish a route between New York City and Chicago, two pilots competed to fly it first.
September 18, 2008 | By Rebecca Maksel
Five years after Kitty Hawk, the Wrights finally showed the world their invention.
August 29, 2008 | By Tom D. Crouch
Feng Ru made history on the California coast, then introduced airplanes to his native land.
August 13, 2008 | By Rebecca Maksel
In an era when Chinese women weren’t allowed to drive cars, Lee Ya-Ching flew the globe.
July 24, 2008 | By Rebecca Maksel
Loni Habersetzer teaches pilots how to land on the harshest terrain.
May 2008 | By Tom LeCompte
A talk with the Air Force historian.
May 2008 | By Patricia Trenner
And has anyone ever been stripped of that status?
April 07, 2008 | By Rebecca Maksel
For their first airshows, the Wright exhibition team relied on the Model B.
March 19, 2008 | By Paul Glenshaw
A new biography details the exploits of teenage aviation pioneer Cromwell Dixon.
March 01, 2008 | By Tom Harpole
The aviation pioneer chronicled his life and work in a once rare (but now freely downloadable) 1912 book.
March 01, 2008 | By airspacemag.com
Charlie Kulp bids farewell to his alter ego, the "Flying Farmer."
March 01, 2008 | By Linda Shiner
One tough job for the U.S. Civil Air Patrol.
March 2008 | By Michael Behar
The seaplane Glenn Curtiss designed in 1914 may have had trouble on the ocean, but its reproduction is delighting a whole town on a lake.
March 2008 | By James Wynbrandt
Life came at you fast when you flew the X-15.
November 2007 | By Peter Garrison
Will a new pilot category restore the glory days of general aviation?
September 2007 | By Mark Huber
Did Cuba abandon its private pilots or did they abandon Cuba?
August 2007 | By Rafael Lima
This World War II veteran loved flying all airplanes, but especially the Mustang.
August 2007 | By Diane Tedeschi
Take our Earhart quiz and find out.
July 2007 | By airspacemag.com
When she vanished-70 years ago this July-she was as big a star as Greta Garbo. Is that why some are still driven to solve the mystery of Amelia Earhart?
July 2007 | By Paul Hoversten
When people die serving their country, to what lengths must a government go to recover the bodies?
July 2007 | By Carl Hoffman