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e-publications republished with the permission of B-25 MITCHELL ASSOCIATION After a week and a half of operation, we are pleased to announce that membership in our B-25 MITCHELL ASSOCIATION has reached the 75 members mark. […]
Originally designed as a heavy bomber, the Farman F.60 Goliath was adopted as one of the early airline and commercial planes. It debuted the first consistent international trade route on March 22, 1919, establishing aerospace […]
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Three Panavia Tornado F.3s at the aircraft Maintenance and Storage Unit at RAF Shawbury in England are being disposed of. One plane is heading to RAF Leeming in Yorks while the other two are going […]
Charles Augustus Lindbergh was awarded the Medal of Honor for completing the first successful transatlantic flight on this date in 1928. Six other aviators had previously lost their lives attempting the same voyage.
March 21st marks the 70th anniversary of the formation of 617 Sqn (Dambusters) at RAF Scampton. This picture was taken 5 years ago to commemorate the 65th anniversary with the BBMF Lancaster passing the towers […]
Supermarine Spitfire PR.XIX PS853, registered as G-RRGN, which we recently reported as having completed a meticulous, rivet by rivet restoration, was damaged when its landing gear collapsed during a landing at East Midlands Airport. The […]
March 20, 1935 witnessed the first flight of the Grumman F3F. This aircraft is significant for being the last biplane used by the US Navy before the widespread adoption of monoplanes.