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2003: Concorde, End of an Era

Oct 28, 2013
The planned cessation of all Concorde flights really brought the end to an era....

1989: Cockpit Automation

Sep 01, 2013
Ignore the date and you might think this article on cockpit automation from 1989 was written yesterday....

1916: First Ever Adverts - Where Are They Now?

Aug 19, 2013
See the adverts that appeared in the first ever issue of the magazine. Where are those companies now?...

1998: Mega-Merger Battle Rings A Bell

Aug 18, 2013
Why a proposed defense mega-merger was blocked by the U.S. government in 1998....

1995: Airbus Chief Sets New Course

Aug 14, 2013
An interview with Airbus' then managing director, when the A380 was still a concept aircraft....

1949: Twin-Engined Lightplanes

Jul 29, 2013
1949 article examines the emerging market for twin-engine lightplanes....

Neil Armstrong's Finest Moment (2009)

Jul 19, 2013
Forty years after landing on the Moon, Neil Armstrong explains why the Apollo program successes were not miraculous....

1949: Crisis In Naval Aviation

Jul 11, 2013
Our 1949 analysis a delves into the budget cuts that put the U.S. Navy into crisis....

1931: Amelia Earhart On Putting Air Travel Into Mass Production

Jul 02, 2013
Amelia Earhart shares her views on running an airline six years before her disappearance....

1979: FAA Grounds DC-10 Fleet

Feb 01, 2013
We've delved into our archives to retrieve a June 11, 1979 report on the grounding of the DC-10 fleet following the May 25 crash of an American...
What's From The Archives?

Aviation Week & Space Technology marked its centennial in 2016. Here, we highlight editorial content from the magazine's long and rich history.

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