AVIATION HISTORY FRIDAY

29 January 2010

Maiden flight of Sukhoi PAK FA prototype, the aircraft also known as Sukhoi T-50 (company designation) and then as Su-57 (NATO reporting name: Felon, although unconfirmed). The roots of a Russian new generation fighter programme […]

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Hawker Hunter T.8C

Hawker Hunter T.8C (G-BWGL / N-321), c/n 41H/695946, owned by the Dutch Hawker Hunter Foundation and exhibited at static display during the 100th Anniversary of German Naval Aviation event, Nordholz, August 2013. Between 1955 and […]

AVIATION HISTORY FRIDAY

22 January 1970

Boeing 747 enters the regular service, performing its first scheduled passenger flight with Pan Am airline, on the New York – London route. Yes, it really has been more than a half of the century […]

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Westland Sea King Mk.41

Westland Sea King Mk.41, ´89+55´, Marinefliegergeschwader 5 of the German Naval Aviation (Marineflieger), in special livery ´100th Anniversary of German Naval Aviation´, Nordholz air base, August 2013. At the end of 1960s Germany decided to […]