History | Air & Space Magazinehttps://www.airspacemag.com/rss/history-of-flight/RSS feed for HistoryenMon, 23 Mar 2020 15:00:00 +0000How the Curtiss P-40 Got That Wicked Shark Grinhttps://www.airspacemag.com/military-aviation/when-shark-bites-180974484/The Tomahawk was not the first airplane to wear its trademark nose art.Mon, 23 Mar 2020 15:00:00 +0000This Film Replica of the Douglas Devastator Could Pass for the Real Thinghttps://www.airspacemag.com/history-of-flight/midway-memorial-180974476/Made for the movie <i>Midway</i>, it looks like it could have flown the historic mission.Mon, 23 Mar 2020 15:00:00 +0000World War II’s Strangest Bombing Missionhttps://www.airspacemag.com/military-aviation/world-war-iis-strangest-bombing-mission-180974470/The RAF knew how to cut the power on propaganda.Mon, 23 Mar 2020 15:00:00 +0000When Apollo Went to Japanhttps://www.airspacemag.com/space/when-apollo-went-japan-180974469/At Expo ’70, I was the happy ambassador for the U.S. Space program.Mon, 23 Mar 2020 15:00:00 +0000The First Woman to Fly in America https://www.airspacemag.com/history-of-flight/mysterious-madame-johnson-180974459/In 1825, a balloonist named “Madame Johnson” took to the skies over New York. Who was she?Mon, 23 Mar 2020 15:00:00 +0000Bazooka Charlie and the Grasshopper: A Tale of World War IIhttps://www.airspacemag.com/military-aviation/bazooka-charlies-grasshopper-180974445/The most famous small airplane of the war is about to fly again.Mon, 23 Mar 2020 15:00:00 +0000A Female Aviator in 1926 Needed a Stunt. So She Flew Under the Brooklyn Bridge.https://www.airspacemag.com/airspacemag/flying-cashier-180973963/Ninety-four years ago this week, Viola Gentry decided to make a name for herself.Mon, 09 Mar 2020 10:00:00 +0000