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


Curtiss Reims Racer

Curtiss Reims Racer

In August 1909 most of the adventurous pioneers then flying aeroplanes…
Junkers-Ju 523m

Junkers-Ju 52/3m

The most famous Junkers aeroplane - the Tante Ju, as it became…
Douglas  DC-3

Douglas DC-3

The most famous piston-engined airliner of all time, the DC-3…
Junkers G 38

Junkers G 38

Throughout his career German designer Hugo Junkers toyed with…
Bristol Type 138A

Bristol Type 138A

The Type 138A was purpose-built for record-breaking high-altitude…
Macchi MC.72

Macchi MC.72

Designed by Mario Castoldi, the MC.72 was the fastest piston-driven…
Lockheed Vega

Lockheed Vega

The stylish Lockheed Vega was a charismatic aircraft that scored…
Hawker Fury

Hawker Fury

The Hawker Fury was the epitome of the elegant and charismatic…
Ryan NYP

Ryan NYP

In 1927 airmail pilot Charles Lindbergh decided to compete for…