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Royal Aircraft Factory B.E.2

A military two-seater, the B.E.2 had the misfortune to become…

Vickers Vimy

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

Virgin Atlantic Globalflyer

Piloted by adventurer Steve Fossett, GlobalFlyer flew into the…

Caproni Ca.60 Transaero

With his Ca.60 Transaero, Italian designer and manufacturer…

Lockheed F-104 Starfighter

When it first appeared in 1954, the super-fast, lightweight…

Heinkel He 178

The Heinkel He 178 was the world's first aeroplane to fly purely…

Deperdussin Seaplane Racer

Founded in 1910, French businessman Armand Deperdussin's company…

Lockheed F-117A Nighthawk

With its menacing demeanour and black, futuristic design, the…

Caproni Ca.42

Italian aircraft designer and manufacturer Gianni Caproni was…