Wright flyer III

The Wright Flyer III was the world's first practical powered…

MAcCready Gossamer Albatross

The Grossamer Albatross captured headlines in 1979 when it made…

Boeing 707

The Boeing 707 was the aircraft that ushered in the age of mass…

Curtiss CR-3

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

Hawker Hurricane

The doughty Hawker Hurricane single-seat fighter is famous for…

Royal Aircraft Factory S.E.5a

It is debatable whether the nifty S.E.5a or the Sopwith Camel…

McDonnell Douglas F-15 Eagle

The American-built F-15 is regarded as the most formidable air-superiority fighter…

Lockheed SR-71A

One of the most amazing aeroplanes ever built, the SR-71A Blackbird…

Supermarine Spitfire

This superb fighter, designed by Reginald Mitchell, will always…