B-2 Spirit

October 30, 2006 0

The B-2 Spirit, made by Northrop Grumman, was a milestone in the bomber modernization program of the United States. […]

Women Warriors of Osan

October 22, 2006 0

Duke, Double, Shotgun, and Dirty – names never given to the daughters of America – are the call signs of four F-16 pilots who just happen to be women. […]

Boeing’s Post-War Military and Space Activities

October 22, 2006 0

When World War II ended in August 1945, the U.S. government canceled its orders for bomber aircraft. Boeing plants that had been producing the B-17 and B-29 bombers in large numbers shut down and soon, 30,000 Boeing employees were out of work. […]

Business jet

October 15, 2006 0

Business jet, private jet or, in slang, bizjet is a term describing a jet aircraft, usually of modest size, designed for transporting small groups of business people for commercial reasons at a time convenient to their business needs. […]

General Aviation Aircraft

October 15, 2006 0

General aviation airplanes have historically served the public’s needs for personal and business travel, as well as for sport and recreational aviation. […]

The Gulf War

October 8, 2006 0

The Gulf War was an anomaly compared to other wars of the second half of the 20th century. […]

The First U.S. Aircraft Manufacturing Companies

October 1, 2006 0

The second decade of the twentieth century marked the beginning of the U.S. aircraft industry. Growth was slow though and companies remained small until the United States started supporting the needs generated by World War I. […]