All posts tagged 'Airpower'

Flying the Fork-Tailed Devil – A P-38 Pursuit Pilot Remembers Combat In The Southwest Pacific

Posted on May 8th, 2013 · Posted in Wings & Airpower Articles

By Carroll R. Anderson, in the May 1988 edition of Airpower Editor’s Note: Wings & Airpower have published a multitude of articles on the Lockheed P-38 Lightning, including a well received 13 part series that established an authenticated body of information about this famous, but often misunderstood aircraft. The twin..
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Original Paper Magazines For Sale

Posted on April 7th, 2013 · Posted in

AirWingMedia has a VERY limited stock of original paper Wings & Airpower magazines for purchase. All magazines are in very readable condition, include all pages, and are valuable aviation history resources you will treasure. 1971-1979 Wings & Airpower Paper Magazines 1990-1999 Wings & Airpower Paper Magazines 2000-2007 Wings & Airpower..
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The Last Corsair – 1981 Wings & Airpower CD

Posted on August 22nd, 2012 · Posted in Wings & Airpower Articles

A First Hand Account on the Restoration of an F4U Corsair That Will Endure For Centuries, by the Curator of Aircraft at the National Air & Space Museum. By Robert C. Mikesh, September 1981 edition of Airpower Expected to one day become the sole survivor of this breed of aircraft,..
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GOLDEN AGE OF FLIGHT TEST, X-Planes at Edwards AFB, 1947-1977, Painting by Mike Machat

Mike Machat, Your ‘Go-To’ Source for Aviation Art & Information

Posted on August 21st, 2012 · Posted in Pilots & Everyone Else, Wings & Airpower Articles

Artist, author, and historian Mike Machat is a well-known American aviation personality who has dedicated his career to the preservation and documentation of aviation history. If it’s about airplanes, Mike can illustrate it, write about it, or talk about it. His extraordinary archival resources and aviation experience allow him to..
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Wings & Airpower Magazine Index 1971-2007

Posted on August 20th, 2012 · Posted in

Search our Comprehensive Index of Wings & Airpower Magazines MAIN TOPIC SECONDARY TOPIC AUTHOR MONTH YEAR 191st F.I.G. McDonnell F-4C Phantom Mason OCT 1984 345th Bomb Grp. North American B-25 Hickey SEP 1985 357th Fighter Group North American P-51 Olmsted FEB 2001 418 Squadron DeHavilland Mosquito Grinsell DEC 1972 4th..
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Big, Bluff, Buff – Boeing’s B-52 – 1980 Wings & Airpower CD

Posted on July 16th, 2012 · Posted in Wings & Airpower Articles

Boeing’s B-52, Keeper Of The Peace Or Flying Test Lab! By Lt. Colonel William D. Sluru, Jr., February 1980 issue of Wings Little was it realized when the first YB-52 thundered down Boeing Field, Seattle, on its maiden flight in 1952 that the U.S. was launching one of the most..
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