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MAcCready Gossamer Albatross

The Grossamer Albatross captured headlines in 1979 when it made…

Boeing 314

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

Bristol F.2B Fighter

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

Junkers G 38

Throughout his career German designer Hugo Junkers toyed with…

Mikoyan & Guryevich MiG-21

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

Lockheed Constellation

Known affectionately as the "Connie", the Lockheed Constellation…

Macchi MC.72

Designed by Mario Castoldi, the MC.72 was the fastest piston-driven…

Polikarpov I-16

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

Vickers Wellington

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