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Hawker P.1127

During the postwar period aircraft manufacturers around the…

Bristol Brabazon

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

Royal Aircraft Factory S.E.5a

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

Short Empire Flying Boat

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

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…

Dornier Rs.II

During World War I German engineer Dr Claude Darnier produced…