Mignet HM.14 Flying Flea

Frenchman Henri Mignet wanted everyone to have the chance to…

Boeing B-29 Superfortress

The Boeing B-29 was the aircraft that dropped atomic bombs on…

Zeppelin-Staaken R.VI

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

Scaled Composites Proteus

Cruising higher than supersonic transports can fly, the Proteus…

MAcCready Gossamer Albatross

The Grossamer Albatross captured headlines in 1979 when it made…

Ader avion III

Whenever a sceptic wants to cast doubt on the Wright brothers'…

De Havilland D.H.88 Comet Racer

The D.H.88 Comet was a long-range racing aircraft designed specifically…

Gloster-Whittle E.28/39

The Gloster-Whittle E.28/39 was the first jet aeroplane to fly…