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MAcCready Gossamer Albatross

The Grossamer Albatross captured headlines in 1979 when it made…

McDonnell Douglas F-15 Eagle

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

Vickers Wellington

The twin-engined Wellington, affectionately known the "Wimpy". was…

Curtiss Reims Racer

In August 1909 most of the adventurous pioneers then flying aeroplanes…

Short Sunderland

Few warplanes have been as graceful as the Short Sunderland…

Bristol F.2B Fighter

The Bristol Fighter was one of a new generation of British aircraft…

Mikoyan & Guryevich MiG-21

A classic dogfighter and interceptor, the MiG-21 has probably…

Boeing B-17 Flying Fortress

During World War II the daylight raids on Germany by massed…

Rockwell International space Shuttle

Punching skywards, the Space Shuttle is launched vertically…