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Short Empire Flying Boat

Air travel was never more romantic than in the era of the large…

Vought F4U Corsair

The American F4U Corsair is widely acknowledged as the outstanding…

Wright flyer III

The Wright Flyer III was the world's first practical powered…

Lockheed C-5 Galaxy

The gargantuan Lockheed Galaxy transport aircraft is incredible…

Junkers Ju 87 Stuka

Used as "aerial artillery to support fast-moving armoured columns,…

Antoinette Monobloc

French aviation pioneers often favoured elegance and ingenuity over…

Focke-Wulf Fw 190

Designed by Kurt Tank, the Fw 190 is considered Germany's best…

North American XB-70 Valkyrie

When it was rolled out on 11 May 1964, the first prototype of…

Dornier Do X

When the mighty 12-engine Dornier Do X flying boat made its…