Bid To Take A WWII Bomber On A Four-Day Journey To England

The Canadian Warplane Heritage Museum of Hamilton, Ontario is using eBay to auction the opportunity of a lifetime for an aviation or military history lover. The winner will help fly the last Canadian-built Avro Lancaster bomber (pictured above) to England. » 5/02/14 11:00am 5/02/14 11:00am

Watch this B-24 Liberator bomb Budapest

Budapest is one of those cities that look very good from an aircraft window. The scenery is usually without burning oil refineries and anti-aircraft bursts, but not on this fine day in the mid-1940s. The plane is a Consolidated B–24 Liberator, Hungary is at war with America, and I’m so glad we’re friends now, guys. » 6/28/11 10:45am 6/28/11 10:45am

How Detroit's Aircraft Production Dream Crashed and Burned

Once, Detroit's carmakers wanted to be the nation's aircraft kings. For a short time during World War II, they were. Then things fell apart. Dr. Daniel Uziel of The Future of Things explains what happened. —Ed. » 5/04/10 12:00pm 5/04/10 12:00pm