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


Boeing 247

Boeing 247

First flown in February 1933, the Boeing 247 has sometimes been…
Ryan NYP

Ryan NYP

In 1927 airmail pilot Charles Lindbergh decided to compete for…
Fokker F.VII3m

Fokker F.VII/3m

In the I920s Dutch planemaker Anthony Fokker, who had built…
Bristol Type 138A

Bristol Type 138A

The Type 138A was purpose-built for record-breaking high-altitude…
Boeing 247

Boeing 247

First flown in February 1933, the Boeing 247 has sometimes been…
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…
Curtiss CR-3

Curtiss CR-3

Cheated for the 1923 Schneider Trophy contest, the Curtiss CR-3…
Polikarpov I-16

Polikarpov I-16

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