History | Air & Space Magazinehttps://www.airspacemag.com/rss/history-of-flight/RSS feed for HistoryenTue, 19 Nov 2019 16:00:00 +0000In 1914, Photographing the Panama Canal From the Air Could Get You Arrestedhttps://www.airspacemag.com/history-of-flight/aviation-journalists-accused-spies-180973604/How a sensational article about the defense of the Canal got its author, photographer, and editor in hot water.Tue, 19 Nov 2019 16:00:00 +0000Celebrating Innovation, From Kitty Hawk to Hypersonic Flighthttps://www.airspacemag.com/airspacemag/winding-road-invention-180973596/A new gallery at the National Air and Space Museum will be dedicated to the spirit of invention.Tue, 19 Nov 2019 16:00:00 +0000One Museum, 70 Photographers, One Night Onlyhttps://www.airspacemag.com/flight-today/what-night-museum-180973594/A special event at the National Air and Space Museum gave photography enthusiasts a chance to take their best shot.Tue, 19 Nov 2019 16:00:00 +0000Meet <i>Betsy, Air & Space</i> Magazine’s Airplane of the Yearhttps://www.airspacemag.com/history-of-flight/airplane-year-2019-winner-180973580/We tallied the votes from our online poll and on-site ballots, and this restored 1931 Waco is the winner.Tue, 19 Nov 2019 16:00:00 +0000When Giant Airplanes Ruled the Skyhttps://www.airspacemag.com/history-of-flight/xxl-180973579/The Great War triggered a trend toward big flying machines. Really big.Tue, 19 Nov 2019 16:00:00 +0000<em>Midway</em> vs.<em>Midway</em> vs.<em>The Battle of Midway</em> : How the New Movie Stacks Up to Past Film Versionshttps://www.airspacemag.com/daily-planet/emmidwayem-versus-emmidwayem-versus-emmidwayem-how-latest-movie-about-battle-different-and-how-its-still-same-180973493/The famed WW2 naval battle has been the subject of several films. The new retelling keeps its focus on men of history.Fri, 15 Nov 2019 17:30:33 +0000More than 70 Years Later, Rabaul’s Aerial Battleground Is Still Hauntinghttps://www.airspacemag.com/daily-planet/more-70-years-later-rabauls-aerial-battleground-still-haunting-180973537/The “Japanese Gibraltar” was the scene of desperate fighting in the fall of 1943.Tue, 12 Nov 2019 20:00:29 +0000