Paid Advertisement
Historynet/feed historynet feedback facebook link Weider History Group RSS feed Weider Subscriptions Historynet Home page

Table of Contents - May 2012 Aviation History

Originally published on HistoryNet.com. Published Online: March 08, 2012 
Print Friendly
0 comments FONT +  FONT -
Subscribe to
Aviation History
magazine today!

FEATURES

Bud
By Barrett Tillman
Meet P-51 Mustang ace Clarence "Bud" Anderson, who Chuck Yeager calls "the best fighter pilot I ever saw."

They Flew From Shangri-La
By C.V. Glines
Seventy years after their celebrated B-25 mission, the Doolittle Raiders' deeds live on.

Movie Stars With Wings
By Stephan Wilkinson
Although not necessarily considered "airplane movies," these 12 films feature aircraft in starring roles.

Fokker's Fabulous Flying Coffin
By Robert Guttman
The D.VII represented the last and most formidable challenge to Allied aerial supremacy over the Western Front.

The Marines Take Wing
By Walter Knapp
A handful of intrepid fliers pioneered U.S. Marine Corps aviation a century ago.

Marine Chopper Salvage
By Craig A. Thorson
The first U.S. Marine transport helicopter squadron proved that vertical envelopment worked.

DEPARTMENTS  

Mailbag

Briefing

Extremes
By Don Bedwell
Flagging industry support and burgeoning costs grounded America's SST.

Restored
By Dick Smith
A rare Kawanishi floatplane takes center stage at a Texas museum. 

Aviators
By Larry Weirather
How an L-5 pilot outflew an Me-109—and saved a U.S. general.

Letter From Aviation History

Reviews

Flight Test
By Jon Guttman

Aero Poster

 

ONLINE EXTRAS

Discussion:

In the month of May the U.S. Marine Corps celebrates a century of aviation. What are your picks for the most important events in Marine aviation history? Who are your favorite flying leathernecks? Click here to share your comments.

 


108, Letters and Issues|AVH Issues|, Letters and Issues


Leave a Reply

Human Verification: In order to verify that you are a human and not a spam bot, please enter the answer into the following box below based on the instructions contained in the graphic.


Related Articles


History Net Images Spacer
Paid Advertisement
Paid Advertisement
History Net Daily Activities
History net Spacer
History net Spacer
Historynet Spacer
HISTORYNET READERS' POLL

Which of these wars resulted in the most surprising underdog upset?

View Results | See previous polls

Loading ... Loading ...
History net Spacer
STAY CONNECTED WITH US
RSS Feed Daily Email Update
History net Spacer History net Spacer
Paid Advertisement

Paid Advertisement
What is HistoryNet?

The HistoryNet.com is brought to you by Weider History, the world's largest publisher of history magazines. HistoryNet.com contains daily features, photo galleries and over 5,000 articles originally published in our various magazines.

If you are interested in a specific history subject, try searching our archives, you are bound to find something to pique your interest.

From Our Magazines
Weider History

Weider History Network:  HistoryNet | Armchair General | Achtung Panzer! | StreamHistory.com
Today in History | Ask Mr. History | Picture of the Day | Daily History Quiz | Contact Us

Copyright © 2014 Weider History. All rights reserved. Reproduction in whole or in part without permission is prohibited.
Advertise With Us | Subscription Help | Privacy Policy