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Hawker P.1127

During the postwar period aircraft manufacturers around the…

Vickers Gunbus

While it did not remotely resemble the modern idea of a fighter…

Short 184

The Short 184 was one of Ihe major seaplane types of World War…

Lockheed Martin F-16 Fighting Falcon

Originally developed by General Dynamics, the F-16 became one…

Henson's aerial steam carriage

In the mid-1 800s the belief  in flight without the assistance…

Royal Aircraft Factory S.E.5a

It is debatable whether the nifty S.E.5a or the Sopwith Camel…

Dornier Rs.II

During World War I German engineer Dr Claude Darnier produced…

Tupolev Tu-95 Bear

If the Cold War had ever turned hot, the massive Tupolev Bear…

Bristol Brabazon

The Bristol Brabazon airliner was a gian of an aircraft larger…