May 30, 2014
The Yakovlev Yak-3 was a World War II Soviet fighter aircraft. Robust and easy to maintain, it was much liked by pilots and ground crew alike.
On This Day in Aviation History
1917 - Capt. C.F. Collet of the Royal Flying Corps becomes the first British service flyer to make parachute jump when he uses a Calthrop "Guardian Angel" parachute for an experimental jump from 600 feet.
The Central Air Force Museum turns 55
The Central Air Force Museum , one of the Europe's largest museums in terms of the number of aircraft displayed, turns 55 on November 28th 2013, press-service of Russian Ministry of Defense reports.