20th Century AviationAviation innovations, milestones and developments from 1901-2000
Sixteen historic designs that changed the game.
May 2008 | By Richard P. Hallion
Charlie Kulp bids farewell to his alter ego, the "Flying Farmer."
March 01, 2008 | By Linda Shiner
The man behind, beside, and all over, the Planes of Fame Air Museum.
March 2008 | By Marshall Lumsden
The Minijet, the Weejet, and other good ideas that went nowhere.
March 01, 2008 | By David Noland
March 2008 | By Larry Lowe
What airplane came in a little box and never flew?
January 2008 | By Patricia Trenner
Of the 20 stray aircraft his father rescued, the author remembers that first bomber best.
November 2007 | By Wally Soplata
More than 1,500 pieces designed by Paul Dimitriu have flown on the space shuttle.
September 2007 | By Rick Hauck
Chronicling the island's rich aviation history
August 2007 | By Jorge and Diana Rodriguez
Did Cuba abandon its private pilots or did they abandon Cuba?
August 2007 | By Rafael Lima
Which one of six past champions would have gotten your vote?
August 2007 | By Linda Shiner
It started with Utopian dreams and rocketeers.
August 2007 | By Asif Siddiqi
A once-thriving organization of rural pilots is struggling to survive.
August 2007 | By Giles Lambertson
Why contrails hang around.
July 2007 | By Mariana Gosnell
The Library of Congress manuscript specialist looks after some of aviation's most historic documents.
July 2007 | By Pat Trenner
John Altmann thinks airplane engines make beautiful music, and has sold thousands of CDs to prove it.
May 2007 | By Keith Hatschek
Willard Custer's Channel Wing looked like a mistake. Turns out his critics were the ones who were wrong.
May 2007 | By Tim Wright
How a milk run from an aircraft carrier nearly killed me.
May 2007 | By Chris McKenna
A little bit, maybe, but not much.
May 01, 2007 | By Joe Pappalardo
The world's most prolific builder of civilian helicopters.
March 2007 | By Mark Huber