9th August 2022
  • PHOTO OF THE WEEK

    L-60 Brigadýr

    L-60 Brigadýr (c/n 150507, OK-LKN), flying display at XVI. European An-2 Meeting, Hradec Králové, August 2012. In the early post-war years, the Czechoslovak Air Force still operated utility and liaison aircraft developed by the Nazi Germany. A local copy of [...]
  • AVIATION HISTORY FRIDAY

    5 August 1930 – Neil Armstrong is born

    On 5th August 1930, Neil Armstrong, the first man to step on the Moon, was born. Neil Alden Armstrong was born as the son of Stephen and Viola Armstrong, on a farm belonging to his grandparents in Wapakoneta, Ohio. Due [...]
  • PHOTO OF THE WEEK

    Pilatus P-2-05

    Pilatus P-2-05 (c/n 600-30, OK-PTW, formerly U-110 of the Swiss Air Force), exhibited at Classic Trainers open doors day, Plzeň, May 2022. In the middle of the World War II, the neutral country of Switzerland was looking for a training [...]

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