Welcome to This Date in Aviation History, getting of you caught up on milestones, important historical events and people in aviation from August 11 through August 14.
Need an old C-141A Starlifter to make that awesome playhouse for your kids? Or how about a C-8 Buffalo that’s been modified by adding four turbofans? Sadly, neither of those will ever be airworthy (legally), but you could have your pick of a handful of preowned Blackhawk helicopters (one per customer, please). Since…
And good morning Canada.
Holy crap! I just discovered where I’m going on my next European vacation. What an amazing collection. Google Maps link.
The first picture, albeit somewhat reduced, is the original. The second is what I did with Lr and Ps.
Because I really don’t know what to say.
Somehow, I got signed up for a daily email from Quora, the place you go to find answers to all of life’s nagging questions. Today’s question and answer are both a new low and a new high.
All aboard the Monday bus. That’s a Boeing 377 Stratocruiser in the background, BTW.
I was walking out to my car this evening when I saw and heard this bright orange Fiero pull into the lot. It did not sound like any Fiero I’d ever heard. I waited til the guy got out and I complimented him on the car. Then I asked about the throaty burble coming from the exhaust. He said, “Yeah, it’s got a 350 V8 in…
I finally got to spend some time down at AUS this morning for a little planespotting. Clouds rolled in and took my light so I couldn’t stay long, and it was pretty quiet. But I’m happy with what I got.
Especially when you are trying to edit pictures in Lightroom.
Welcome to This Date in Aviation History, getting of you caught up on milestones, important historical events and people in aviation from August 8 through August 10.
I’m in love.
Here are the proposed logos for the new Space Force, a 6th branch of our military that will be on par with the US Army, US Navy, US Marine Corps, US Air Force and US Coast Guard.
Let’s blast off into this weekend, Oppo. Got any big plans?
Dutch F-35As training in California.
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Some guy printed up a whole bunch of very real-looking outlet stickers and then pasted them all over the airport. Air rage ensued.
60 Jahre Ford Weltkugel-Taunus (und Lockheed Konstellation)