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Graf-Zeppelin arriving in N.Y. for second time

Boston Public Library-Graf-Zeppelin arriving in NY(more likely at Lakehurst, NJ) for second time 1929 Creator: Jones, Leslie, (photographer) Date created: 1929

CFB Baden Solingen, Germany, middle 1980's #441 "Silver Foxes" RCAF's last F-104 Starfighter squadron.

Canadair Starfighter - Royal Canadian Air Force (RCAF), Canada - killed more pilots (avionics & design) than any other widely used production fighter. barring that - the most sensational post war fighter! 'The Right Stuff!

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Formation of Boeing of the USAAF bomber squadron, nicknamed the American Luftwaffe for accidentally bombing allied troops, in flight over England

B-17G Powerful Poodle, takes a direct hit from flak over Ludwigshafen Germany on November 5, 1944, entire crew died!    B-17 G  Powerful Poodle take`s a direct hit from flak over Ludwigshafen, Germany, during her tenth and last sortie. She went down Nov 5, 1944, all of the crew were killed.    B-17 G  Powerful Poodle take`s a direct hit from flak over Ludwigshafen, Germany, during her tenth and last sortie. She went down Nov 5, 1944, all of the crew were killed.

The American "Powerful Poodle" takes a direct hit from flak over Ludwigshafen, Germany during her tenth, and last, sortie. She went down at Nov. All of the crew were killed. Note the bombs falling from the plane above her.

World War II in Color: American Bombers and Their Crews, 1942 | LIFE.com

World War II in Color: American Bombers and Their Crews, 1942

Getting ready: Members of the flight and ground crews of a bomber named Honey Chile II make adjustments to their plane prior to a mission, Polebrook, Northamptonshire, England, fall 1942

B1 bomber breaking the sound barrier. I've seen & heard this in person numerous times... Sounds like the worlds largest cannon was just fired, but it's really cool to see. Smaller aircraft breaking the sound barrier are not as impressive as seeing & hearing this big girl doing it.

bomber breaking the sound barrier. Sounds like the worlds largest cannon was just fired, but it's really cool to see. Smaller aircraft breaking the sound barrier are not as impressive as seeing & hearing this big girl doing it.

A B-25 Mitchell with two P-51 Mustang little friends

AirVenture Best of Oshkosh. A trio of Commemorative Air Force World War II beauties over the frigid waters of the English Channel

World War II Bombers in Photographs

Selected Bombers of World War II

The Boeing Flying Fortress was a four engine long range heavy bomber used in World War II.

Interior of the B-17 "Flying Fortress"

Interior of the "Flying Fortress" Waist gunners?

Boeing B-29s Stratofortresses over Japan, 1945 - amazing photo

Boeing drop bombs over Rangoon, Burma. Nearest aircraft is (S/N of the Bomb Squadron, Bomb Group, Air Force. This aircraft was reported as shot down by flak Mar 1945 near Nagoya, Japan (U.

B-29 Superfortress dropping bombs - my dad could be in this picture somewhere. He was Z 21

Superfortress dropping bombs :: Today, we buried one of her biggest fans, Bombarder Howard Post aka my grandpa. Taps busted my heart wide open.

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