You have to love the classic look and sound of a P-51 Mustang. The aircraft was flown with major success during WWII as a single seat fighter. After an engine change, its performance skyrocketed and launched the fighter aircraft to fame. It became one of the most feared aircraft of the skies.
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While perhaps not a household name, today’s seasoned air travelers may have seen the name Embraer on seatback information about the city-to-city or connecting flight aircraft they have been aboard. One particular model, the Embraer 190, a member of the Embraer family of commercial regional jets recently developed and built in the company facility in [...]
The 200 units of McDonnell Douglas MD-11 aircraft deployed found myriad uses and proved worthy enough to replace and surpass its predecessor, the DC-10. To better understand the MD-11, let us take a brief, closer look at the DC-10. McDonnell Douglas DC-10 Gamers who have flown air-to-air refueling runs in flight SIM or shooter games [...]
I had the opportunity to visit Progressive Aerodyne Inc of Tavares Florida and tour their facility where they build the Sea Rey light sport aircraft. If you love seaplanes and love the aviation atmosphere that surrounds them, you will love this place. One of the things that is great about the facility is that it [...]