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During World War I, the average life expectancy of a pilot was eleven days. Still, successful pilots became national heroes and were seen as 'knights of the sky'.
The story of the first woman to pilot a powered aircraft.
“Ah,” you may say. “As an aviation enthusiast, I am certain there is no such thing as an ugly aircraft!” That’s what I thought, until I discovered these aircraft…
Not only is the Bell Huey one of the most produced helicopter types in aviation history, it also holds the record as the most widely used military helicopter in the world. Its unique looks and distinctive sound also make it easily recognizable. What was the story behind the legendary Huey and its civilian counterparts?
In October 2021, a monument was unveiled in the Netherlands, in the city of Almere. This monument was erected to commemorate the crew of Short Stirling BK716, the bomber that was recovered from the Markermeer last year.