4 November 2015
The Convair Kingfish design cruising speed and cruise altitude for Kingfish was Mach 3.2 at 85,000 feet. Maximum altitude was 98,300 feet.
Design Evolution Of The F-22 Raptor
24 September 2015
The official beginning of the ATF program usually traces to 1981. But studies for an advanced tactical fighter began in the early 1970s.
F-117 Nighthawk Memories
24 August 2015
Recollections from the people who developed, flew, and maintained the F-117
From The Driver's Seat
8 July 2015
Most of the photos in this collection were taken specifically for a special issue of Code One
21 May 2015
The fifth generation of fighters, the F-22 and F-35, fundamentally changes the concept of operations for combat.
Carmine Vito: U-2 Pilot
30 April 2015
Vito’s mission took him directly over Moscow and its extensive network of newly built air defenses, which ringed the city in three concentric circles at twenty, forty, and sixty miles from the city center.
C-5M: One For The Record Books
14 April 2015
A C-5M crew set forty-five new world aeronautical records on one flight to make the Super Galaxy the all-time world record holder.
Thrust Vectoring In The Real World
7 April 2015
Tactical utility of a multi-axis thrust-vectoring system tested on an F-16 in 1994.
F-35 Climatic Testing
3 April 2015
The F-35 recently completed climatic testing, just like many other aircraft before it.
Beryl Arthur Erickson, Test Pilot
27 February 2015
Erickson was the first pilot to fly the B-36 Peacemaker and the B-58 Hustler.