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The 21 Most Produced Aircraft of All Time (Take a Guess)

The 21 Most Produced Aircraft of All Time (Take a Guess) 0

Calling all aircraft trivia buffs – what are the most produced aircraft of all time? Consider about both fixed wing and rotor craft from both the civil and military sectors worldwide. Then gather your pilot pals around, make your guesses and then read on to discover how many of the top twenty-two aircraft you named.

B-29 Bomber Superfortress: The WWII Game Changer

B-29 Bomber Superfortress: The WWII Game Changer 0

The aircraft that was chosen to run two of the most pivotal missions of World War II flew higher, faster, and further while carrying a heavier payload than any other bomber. These planes were designed to be just what the U.S. military needed to succeed in the Pacific Theater. Meet the WWII game changer – the B-29 bomber otherwise known as the Superfortress.

22 Famous Female Pilots That Left a Mark on Aviation History

22 Famous Female Pilots That Left a Mark on Aviation History 1

Back in the early days of aviation, men weren’t the only ones who were fascinated with taking to the skies. Even before women in America had earned the right to vote, they were already proving their aptitude as pilots. These original pioneers inspired the following generations of adventurous women who dared to dream of becoming a pilot.