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


Bristol Type 138A

The Type 138A was purpose-built for record-breaking high-altitude…

Dornier Do X

When the mighty 12-engine Dornier Do X flying boat made its…

Curtiss CR-3

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

Ryan NYP

In 1927 airmail pilot Charles Lindbergh decided to compete for…

Douglas DC-3

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

Junkers F13

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

Caproni Ca.90

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

Handley Page H.P.42

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