On This Day in Aviation History
1945 - The first purely jet-powered airplane to operate from an aircraft carrier is a de Havilland Sea Vampire piloted by Royal Navy Capt.
Volunteers fly to the rescue of iconic plane
The nose of the Comet Mk2 plane that stood at the entrance to RAF Lyneham base for more than 25 years has been saved by aviation enthusiasts VOLUNTEERS have come to the rescue of the front of a jet that has taken centrestage outside the former RAF Lyneham base for more than quarter of a century.
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Fightertown USA Bay City Flyers - Florida
Warbirds! Everyone loves warbirds! Of all the airplanes ever made I'm sure everyone has at least one favorite war plane.
Kate, Duchess of Cambridge, taking flying lessons, but is Prince Harry her teacher?
Her grandfather, Peter Middleton, was RAF pilot; her father, Michael, was aircraft dispatcher for BA and her mother, Carole, was air stewardess The Duchess of Cambridge said she was taking flying lessons - but the suggestion Prince Harry is her instructor has not been confirmed The Duchess of Cambridge has revealed she's learning to fly a plane - ... (more)