History | Air & Space Magazinehttps://www.airspacemag.com/rss/history-of-flight/RSS feed for HistoryenWed, 17 Jul 2019 11:57:27 +0000My Apollo Adventurehttps://www.airspacemag.com/airspacemag/my-apollo-adventure-180972596/The week of my 18th birthday, I drove 1,100 miles to Kennedy Space Center to watch a Saturn V rocket launch men to the moon.Wed, 17 Jul 2019 11:57:27 +0000How a Pair of Teenagers Sneaked in to Meet Neil Armstrong During His 1969 World Tourhttps://www.airspacemag.com/airspacemag/dear-neil-armstrong-180972606/Some people don't take no for an answer.Wed, 17 Jul 2019 11:55:32 +0000The Helicopter Goes to Warhttps://www.airspacemag.com/airspacemag/helicopter-goes-to-war-180972605/In World War II Burma, a strange new craft became vital in guerrilla warfare.Wed, 17 Jul 2019 11:52:08 +0000Airplane of the Yearhttps://www.airspacemag.com/airspacemag/airplane-year-180972630/Behind every restoration is a story. Which one is your favorite?Fri, 12 Jul 2019 23:00:36 +0000The "Air-minded" Socialitehttps://www.airspacemag.com/daily-planet/margery-durant-post-180971668/In 1931, Margery Durant decided to share her love of aviation by embarking on a round-the-world flight.Wed, 19 Jun 2019 13:24:24 +0000Remembering D-Dayhttps://www.airspacemag.com/military-aviation/75th-anniversary-d-day-180972280/The Allied invasion of Normandy on June 6, 1944 changed the course of World War II.Fri, 31 May 2019 18:00:25 +0000What It Was Likehttps://www.airspacemag.com/military-aviation/what-it-was-180972318/Four stories from the Normandy invasion.Thu, 30 May 2019 18:30:51 +0000Mission to Utah Beachhttps://www.airspacemag.com/military-aviation/mission-utah-beach-180972310/On June 6, 1944, 300 Martin B-26 Marauders struck the Cherbourg peninsula, low-level and on time.Thu, 30 May 2019 15:30:23 +0000That’s All, Brotherhttps://www.airspacemag.com/military-aviation/s-all-brother-180972288/A last-minute reprieve for a D-Day veteran.Fri, 24 May 2019 18:46:18 +0000Fabulist of the Airhttps://www.airspacemag.com/history-of-flight/blanche-stuart-scott-fabulist-air-180972236/The first American woman to fly achieved many distinctions...but not as many as she said.Wed, 22 May 2019 15:00:00 +0000My Other Ride Is a Spaceshiphttps://www.airspacemag.com/space/my-other-ride-is-spaceship-astronauts-corvettes-180972234/How the Corvette became the car of astronauts.Wed, 22 May 2019 15:00:00 +0000Ideas That Defy: The Garage Flyerhttps://www.airspacemag.com/history-of-flight/the-garage-flyer-180972230/Autogiro Company of America’s AC-35Wed, 22 May 2019 15:00:00 +0000Got A Story? How About Sharing It?https://www.airspacemag.com/history-of-flight/jj2019-viewport-180972228/From the Director of the Smithsonian's National Air and Space MuseumWed, 22 May 2019 15:00:00 +0000Crash in the Canary Islandshttps://www.airspacemag.com/history-of-flight/reviews-crash-in-canary-islands-180972227/A new book explains how a series of misunderstandings by aviation professionals led to catastrophe.Wed, 22 May 2019 15:00:00 +0000This D-Day Veteran Earned Its Stripeshttps://www.airspacemag.com/history-of-flight/dday-veteran-earned-its-stripes-180972226/Museum conservators work to preserve historic markings on the B-26 <i>Flak-Bait</i>Wed, 22 May 2019 15:00:00 +0000A Shuttle Astronaut Asks Apollo Vets: What Was it Like?https://www.airspacemag.com/space/apollo-astronaut-interview-180972224/ Wed, 22 May 2019 15:00:00 +0000