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Messerschmitt Me 163 Komet

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

Lockheed C-5 Galaxy

The gargantuan Lockheed Galaxy transport aircraft is incredible…

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…

Yokosuka Ohka

Essentially a piloted flying bomb, the romantically named Ohka…

Sukhoi Su-27

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

Royal Aircraft Factory B.E.2

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