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
Sending Apollo 8 to the moon was a risky mix of cold war politics, bravery, and the faith of one man, George Low, in his engineers.
December 19, 2008 | By Michael Klesius
November 2008 | By CHARLES BRADY
November 2008 | By GEORGE C. LARSON, MEMBER, NAA
From the designers who brought you the P-51 Mustang, an airplane with a complicated past…and a controversial present.
November 2008 | By Mark Huber
November 2008 | By TIM WRIGHT
Forty years later, we’re about to see what the moonwalkers left behind.
September 2008 | By Tony Reichhardt
Megalifters prove you’re never too fat to fly.
September 2008 | By Kara Platoni
September 2008 | By Richard G. Woodhull, Jr.
Between the F-80 and the F-104, a supersonic pioneer fought the Cold War...in its own way.
July 2008 | By Jorge and Karen Escalona
How an unremarkable Convair C-131H transported cops, patients, prisoners, and Gerald Ford.
July 2008 | By Thomas DeFrank
Memorable flights and other adventures
July 2008 | By Darrel Whitcomb
And has anybody found a cure?
June 18, 2008 | By Rebecca Maksel
A Japanese camera spies a moonscape last explored by astronauts a generation ago.
June 16, 2008 | By Tony Reichhardt
This little known Apollo artifact caused astronauts to rest a little easier.
June 13, 2008 | By Bob Craddock
Fifty years after launch, Vanguard 1 remains in orbit.
May 2008 | By Rebecca Maksel
From the Attic to the Archive.
May 2008 | By Mark Wolverton
Producted in Cooperation with the National Aeronautic Association.
May 2008 | By George C. Larson
The secret aircraft that helped the CIA tap phones in North Vietnam.
March 2008 | By James R. Chiles
March 2008 | By R.R. "Boom" Powell
March 2008 | By George C. Larson, Member, NAA