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Kermit Weeks To Fly Martin Mars To Oshkosh »

Kermit Weeks always makes a splash at AirVenture but this may be his biggest ever. The serial aircraft collector and owner of Fantasy of Flight Museum in Florida will be part of the crew flying the massive Martin Mars flying boat from Vancouver Island in British Columbia to the seaplane base on Lake Winnebago on Saturday. More

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Doc's First Flight... »

The B-29 "Doc" will return to the air on July 17, the restoration team in Wichita announced Friday. The Superfortress' first flight following years of repair... More

Doc's Friends To Test B-29... »

The restoration team for the B-29 “Doc” received approval this week from the Pentagon to use McConnell Air Force Base in Wichita for completing... More

Lysander Lands In Field »

No one was injured when a rare Second World War-era Lysander made an off-airport landing near Hamilton, Ontario, on Saturday. More

WWII Airplane Found In Pacific »

A U.S. Navy TBM-1C Avenger airplane, which had been missing since July 1944, was found last week about 85 feet deep in the Pacific Ocean, near the island... More

Pilot Lost In Thunderbolt... »

A 56-year-old Florida man been identified as the pilot who died when the P-47 Thunderbolt he was flying went into the Hudson River off Manhattan late Friday.... More

Taxi Test A Milestone For... »

Puttering slowly across the tarmac, with only two of its four big engines slowly turning, might not seem like much of a feat for a B-29, but for... More