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Fagen Fighters’ Helldiver Soars Again!

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By Richard Mallory Allnutt  We are thrilled to report that the world now has a second airworthy Helldiver! Curtiss SB2C-5 Helldiver BuNo.83393, under long-term rebuild with the Fagen Fighters WWII Museum, made its first post-restoration […]
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Connie Cocktail Lounge at The TWA Hotel

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In the middle of the 21st century hustle and bustle of John F. Kennedy Airport, the TWA Hotel is a rip in the space-time continuum that will transport you back to 1962 and the heyday of airline travel. One of the highlights of the hotel is the Lockheed Constellation Cocktail Lounge. […]
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Aussie Antiquers 50th Fly-In

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By Commissioning Editor James Kightly On the extended weekend of the April 18th – 21st  2024, the Antique Aeroplane Association of Australia (AAAA, or generally known to the aficionados as the ‘Antiquers’) celebrated the organization’s […]

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Macchi Fighters Survivors

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Only a handful of Macchi fighters have survived intact and are on display today. In total, just seven of these esteemed Italian aircraft are preserved in museums. Luigino Caliaro provides detailed information about these surviving fighters. […]
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Connie Cocktail Lounge at The TWA Hotel

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In the middle of the 21st century hustle and bustle of John F. Kennedy Airport, the TWA Hotel is a rip in the space-time continuum that will transport you back to 1962 and the heyday of airline travel. One of the highlights of the hotel is the Lockheed Constellation Cocktail Lounge. […]
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Tuskegee Airmen, America’s First Top Guns

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In the spring of 1949, the 332nd Fighter Group, known as the Tuskegee Airmen, participated in the inaugural Continental Air Gunnery Meet in Las Vegas. This event was the U.S. Air Force’s counterpart to the U.S. Navy’s “Top Gun” school, which would be established 20 years later. […]

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