Cold War EraA period of time from 1947 to the collapse of the Soviet Union in 1991 that includes the space race and Korean and Vietnam Wars
It was the biggest warplane ever to wear an American star, and in the summer of '49 the Peacemaker found itself a war--in Washington.
April 1996 | By Daniel Ford
A B-57 crew faced the end of the world.
January 1994 | By Edwards Park
In April 1975, escaping Saigon meant crowding into a darkened C-130 in the middle of the night.
July 1992 | By Fred Reed
Memoirs of Korea by an acclaimed novelist.
November 1991 | By James Salter
In 1947, no airplane had ever gone faster than the speed of sound.
December 1990 | By Stephan Wilkinson
The story of the prototype 707.
May 1987 | By R.G. Thompson