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


Lavochkin LaGG-3

It is incredible that 6,528 Lavochkin LaGG-3 fighters were built…

Avro 504

Safe and easy to handle, the modest but much-loved Avro 504…

Fokker F.VII/3m

In the I920s Dutch planemaker Anthony Fokker, who had built…

Boeing 247

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

Ryan NYP

In 1927 airmail pilot Charles Lindbergh decided to compete for…

Boeing 314

The Boeing 314 "Clipper" flying boat was probably the most luxurious…

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'…