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From the Wright Brothers to the Boeing 747, explore the classic planes that helped forge an industry and alter the face of human transportation in the 20th century.

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Revolution in Flight Timeline

From the first man in space to new speed records, aviators launched into new frontiers in the 1960s. Read about flight highlights in the 1960s.


Steampunk Blimps: Airships that Will Take You Back to the Future

Steampunk Blimps: Airships that Will Take You Back to the Future

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Golden Age of Flight Timeline

The Golden Age of Flight timeline chronicles some of the major milestones in this era of aviation. Check out the Golden Age of Flight timeline. See more »

Flight in the Depression Timeline

The Flight in the Depression timeline chronicles some of the major milestones in this era of aviation. Check out the Flight in the Depression timeline. See more »

Post-World War II Flight Timeline

The Post-World War II timeline chronicles some of the major milestones in this era of aviation. Check out the Post-World War II timeline. See more »

Conquering Air and Space Timeline

Conquering Air and Space Timeline

The conquering air and space timeline explores aviation history in the 1970s and early 1980s. Learn more about flight in the 1970s and 1980s. See more »

World War I Flight Timeline

The World War I flight timeline chronicles the major milestones in aviation history during this time. Check out the World War I flight timeline. See more »

Revolution in Flight Timeline

Revolution in Flight Timeline

The revolution in flight timeline explores aviation history in the 1960s. Check out the revolution in flight timeline to learn more about flight in 1964. See more »

Top 10 Bungled Attempts at One-person Flight

Top 10 Bungled Attempts at One-person Flight

Ten bungled personal flight attempts over the centuries occurred when people thought they could fly. Learn about ten bungled personal flight attempts. See more »

Jets and Rocket Flight Timeline

Jets and Rocket Flight Timeline

The jets and rocket flight timeline covers the history of flight from the 1950s to the 1960s. Check out the jets and rocket flight timeline. See more »

Dawn of Flight Timeline

The Dawn of Flight Timeline detailing the early history of the aviation industry. Learn more about the dawn of flight timeline. See more »