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Maxim Multiplane

In the 1890s English-domiciled American millionaire Hiram Maxim…

Mitsubishi A6M Zero

The Japanese Navy's agile A6M Reisen "Zero" fighter thoroughly…

Sukhoi Su-27

An old hand at dazzling air show spectators all over the world,…

Yokosuka Ohka

Essentially a piloted flying bomb, the romantically named Ohka…

Sikorsky Bolshoi ("Grand")

In 1912 Igor Sikorsky, chief engineer at the Russo-Baltic Wagon…

Lockheed C-5 Galaxy

The gargantuan Lockheed Galaxy transport aircraft is incredible…

Boeing B-29 Superfortress

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

Voisin Biplane

French brothers Gabriel and Charles Voisin were Europe's flrst…

Messerschmitt Bf 109

Designed by Willy Messcrschmitt. the Bf 109 fighter was the…