Airborne Awesomosity, Atomic Hangovers

Antiquity in the Age of the Atom – Douglas A-1 Skyraider

This picture is from 21 years after WWII

 

During the Cold War the atom changed everything or did it. Some things age like a fine wine, cheese, or technology.

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Airborne Awesomosity, Military Surplus

What If The B-29 Had Failed, What Were The Backups?

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Consolidated B-32 Dominator

 

The B-29 Superfortress was the most complex aircraft built during the 40’s; because of this the US Air Force wanted some other aircraft as insurance against its failure.

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Even the Canadians got on board.

The Jet Age is commonly defined as that era that followed the commonplace usage of piston-engined airliners, with the rise of jet turbine-engined liners, but before the introduction of the supersonic transports. The significantly greater speeds and capacities that these liners were capable of resulted in a […]

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