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Gee Bee Super Sportster

The ultimate 1930s American racing aircraft, the extraordinary…

Vickers Vimy

Designed late in World War I as a strategic bomber, the Vickers…

Caproni Ca.90

The Italian grandissimo six-engine Ca.90 bomber, first flown…

Pilcher Triplane

Fllight pioneer Percy Pilcher is one of Britain's unsung heroes.…

Lee-Richards Annular Monoplane

Although never mainstream, the notion of making an aeroplane…

Bell-Boeing V-22 Osprey

The V-22 Osprey is the first aircraft specifically designed…

Early attemps

Although mankind has mastered flight only in the last hundred…

The influence of war

From 1914 to 1918, World War I resulted in the transformation…