TAG: Aviation History

The Red Baron – Manfred von Richthofen was born on May 2nd
May 02, 2019
As we celebrate the birthday of one of the most widely recognized fighter pilots of all time, we look back at the life and legacy of Manfred von Richthofen or the Red Baron.
When Soviets Almost Beat The West: The Tupolev Tu-104
Jan 23, 2019
As the de Havilland Comet went through hard times and other manufacturers raced to present their own jet-powered aircraft, the Soviets beat them to it with the Tupolev Tu-104. But did they?
Thank You, Aviation.
Dec 07, 2018
Today we celebrate the International Civil Aviation Day. To express gratitude, we would like to thank everyone that has helped make Aviation into what it is today.
The Lost Brother of Concorde: The story of Tupolev Tu-144
Dec 05, 2018
When we hear about supersonic transport, immediately in front of our eyes there is a Concorde soaring through the skies. But the story of the Soviet supersonic jet, Tu-144 is as fascinating as the story of Concorde.
The Arrival And Departure Of Concorde. Part 3
Nov 23, 2018
The future looked bright. Successful tests proved that supersonic travel is a possibility in today‘s world and that the future of aviation lies in the hands of those airlines, who will fly the Concorde name in the skies. But was the future really tha...
Top 5 Airlines That Are Bankrupt
Nov 21, 2018
While aviation is lucky for some, for others it went south and it all ended in bankruptcy. These are the top 5 biggest airlines that are no longer with us.
The Arrival and Departure of Concorde. Part 2
Nov 16, 2018
With everything set in stone, it seemed like the first ever Super Sonic Transport aircraft was ready for take-off in a few years down the line. The engineers set the deadline – the long-range Concorde was going to make its maiden voyage in 1970.
The Arrival And Departure Of Concorde. Part 1
Nov 09, 2018
Whenever we think of the most iconic aircraft, what does spring to your mind? You’re imagining a lot of aircraft, but one of them is probably a Concorde. Its outlandish looks and the revolution that it brought to the aviation industry left a mark to...
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