“To invent an airplane is nothing. To build one is something. To fly is everything.”


Wright flyer III

Wright flyer III

The Wright Flyer III was the world's first practical powered…
De Havilland Comet

De Havilland Comet

The D.H.106 Comet was the world's first jet airliner,offering for…
Boeing 247

Boeing 247

First flown in February 1933, the Boeing 247 has sometimes been…
Polikarpov I-16

Polikarpov I-16

The Soviet Union's I-16 Ishak ("Little Donkey") was the world's…
Caproni Ca.90

Caproni Ca.90

The Italian grandissimo six-engine Ca.90 bomber, first flown…
Macchi MC.72

Macchi MC.72

Designed by Mario Castoldi, the MC.72 was the fastest piston-driven…
Supermarine S.6B

Supermarine S.6B

In the 1920s mihI early 1930s seaplane racers were the fastest…
Junkers-Ju 523m

Junkers-Ju 52/3m

The most famous Junkers aeroplane - the Tante Ju, as it became…