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


Zeppelin-Staaken R.VI

The Zeppelin-Staaken R.VI was the most successful of the German…

Polikarpov I-16

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

Junkers F13

An all-metal monoplane passenger aircraft, Dr Hugo .Junkers'…

Handley Page H.P.42

If any aeroplane Could be described as a stately galleon of…

Junkers G 38

Throughout his career German designer Hugo Junkers toyed with…

Lockheed Vega

The stylish Lockheed Vega was a charismatic aircraft that scored…

Junkers-Ju 52/3m

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

Curtiss CR-3

Cheated for the 1923 Schneider Trophy contest, the Curtiss CR-3…