23rd May 2022
  • AVIATION HISTORY FRIDAY

    20 May 1784 – first women to ascend in a tethered balloon

    On 20th May 1784, Marchioness and Countess de Montalembert, Countess de Podenas and Miss Lagarde ascended in a tethered balloon of the Montgolfier system and therefore they became the first women ever to fly. In October of 1783, Étienne Montgolfier [...]
  • PHOTO OF THE WEEK

    Zlín XII

    Zlín XII (replica of c/n 149 ´OK-IPS´, OK-YUU 81), performing a flying display during Den ve vzduchu s Plzeňským krajem air show, Plasy, April 2022. The story of Zlin – probably the most widely known Czech aviation brand, began in [...]

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Letter from the Editor – April 2021

by Jacek Domański in EDITORIAL

Dear Friends, Fans and Followers! I´m sure you have noticed that it has been more than for months since our last editorial letter. And that´s because there are no significant changes in situation outside. Previously, we had an idea to [...]

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