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Vought F4U Corsair

The American F4U Corsair is widely acknowledged as the outstanding…

Hughes H-4 Hercules

In 1942 American millionaire and aviation enthusiast, Howard…

Messerschmitt Me 163 Komet

The Me 163 Komel was the only German rocket-powered aircraft…

Gloster Meteor

Because of the surprising tardiness of the US's development…

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…