Aircraft (航空機)

Airship:
The Largest Airship on the Planet - The Farmers Airship owned by Airship Ventures   飛行船

Blimp 
軟式飛行船

Hot Air Balloon  熱気球

4842 140124  The view from an Army 'blimp'  (Washington Post, Kate M. Tobey and Gillian Brockell, 01/17/2014)
Aerostat - Wikipedia

Air Show
Duluth Air Show | Air Expo (2011, Flying Cloud)


Minnesota World War II Memorial
World War II Planes

The Wright Flyer (full scale replica)
9997 150819  August 19, 1871 Happy birthday Orville Wright
The Wright Stuff - The Life of The Wright Brothers Part 1 - YouTube  Part 2 -> Part 6
Photos:  Wright Flyer  |  Airplanes

9021 150416  April 16, 1867  Happy birthday Wilbur Wright! 
Wright Brothers First Flight (1903) - YouTube
Conquest Of The Air - YouTube
Airplanes
5678 140416  April 16, 1867 Happy Birthday Wilbur Wright, one of The Wright brothers!  April 16, 1867
Wilbur Wright Biography.com
Orville Wright Biography.com
Wright Brothers - Inventions - HISTORY.com
The Wright Brothers - Biography.com
Wright brothers - Wikipedia
The Wright brothers, Orville (August 19, 1871 – January 30, 1948) and Wilbur (April 16, 1867 – May 30, 1912)
Wright Flyer photos  |  Airplanes
Indiana  |  Ohio  |  North Carolina
6984 140820  August 19, 1871 Happy Birthday Orville Wright, one of The Wright brothers
5678 140416  April 16, 1867 Happy Birthday Wilbur Wright, one of The Wright brothers!  April 16, 1867
Wilbur Wright Biography.com
Orville Wright Biography.com
Wright Brothers - Inventions - HISTORY.com
The Wright Brothers - Biography.com
Wright brothers - Wikipedia
The Wright brothers, Orville (August 19, 1871 – January 30, 1948) and Wilbur (April 16, 1867 – May 30, 1912)
Wright Flyer photos

born July 24, 1897    Amelia Earhart
Amelia Earhart flies from Hawaii to California - HISTORY  Jan. 11, 1935
Amelia Earhart Hops Foggy Pacific in 18 Hours in Lockheed Vega 1935-01-11 Universal Newsreel - YouTube
Amelia Earhart - First Woman To Fly Alone Mini Bio Biography - YouTube

Amelia Earhart - Wikipedia  born July 24, 1897; disappeared July 2, 1937, an American aviation pioneer and author. Earhart was the first female aviator to fly solo across the Atlantic Ocean.
Kansas  |  Minnesota  |  Illinois
Airplanes


born February 4, 1902    Charles Lindbergh
Biography.com  Charles Lindbergh
The Lindbergh Story - Full Vintage Documentary - 3688 - YouTube

Charles Lindbergh - Wikipedia  February 4, 1902 – August 26, 1974, an American aviator, author, inventor, military officer, explorer, and social activist. In 1927, at the age of 25, Lindbergh emerged from the virtual obscurity of a U.S. Air Mail pilot to instantaneous world fame as the result of his Orteig Prize-winning solo nonstop flight from Roosevelt Field[N 1] on New York's Long Island to Le Bourget Field in Paris, France....
The American Experience: Lindbergh Fallen Hero  PBS
5 Facts You Didn't Know About Charles Lindbergh - YouTube

Charles A. Lindbergh Historic Site | Historic Sites Minnesota Historical Society
Spirit of St. Louis replica at Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport
Michigan  |  Minnesota

Minnesota Honors Vietnam Era Veterans
Fly-Over* of Vietnam Era Aircraft, F-16s (photo 
Bottom View Rear View  ), C-130s, and UH-60 Blackhawk & Ch-47 Chinook, Fly-Over in Missing Man Formation

The Black Hawk and State Trooper's Chopper 
ブラックホーク


9845 150804   Airbus patented a jet that could fly from London to NY in 1 hour - AOL.com  Business Insider
Airbus Patented a Jet Capable of Flying 4 Times the Speed of Sound | TIME

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Red Bull Flugtag

Quadcopter (Drone) page 
Quadcopter Drone photos

7797 141122-1123  TGI Friday’s In-Restaurant Drone Hovers Mistletoe Over Customers' Heads - Popular Science  UK  Kelsey D. Atherton, 11/21/2014
Quadcopter Drone photos  |  Quadcopter (Drone) page 


7707 141113  AP Exclusive: Drones patrol half of Mexico border  Elliot Spagat, 11/13/2104

6434 140621  Park Service's Sweeping Ban Of Model Aircraft And Drones Creates Confusion  (Forbes, Greg McNeal, 06/20/2014)
Info Resources: Pioneer Press 


New Stuff (JetMan, Water Jet Pack)

Chuck Yeager Breaks the Sound Barrier -- X-1 -- 1947 - YouTube  October 14, 1947
Yeager breaks sound barrier - HISTORY  
Chuck Yeager - Pilot, Military Leader - Biography.com 
born February 13, 1923    Chuck Yeager
Chuck Yeager - Wikipedia 
born February 13, 1923, a former United States Air Force officer, flying ace, and record-setting test pilot. In 1947, he became the first pilot confirmed to have exceeded the speed of sound in level flight.
West Virginia  |  Airplane


15812 190830  Pilotless planes are on the way - Avionics  May 30, 2019  
Would You Fly on a Plane Without a Human Pilot? Forbes, Jan. 7, 2019
Airplane


15292 190312  China, Ethiopia, Indonesia, European Union ground Boeing 737 Max 8 aircraft after crash - ABC News  March 12, 2019
List of accidents and incidents involving the Boeing 737 - Wikipedia
Ethiopian Airlines Flight 302 - Wikipedia
Airplane

15280 190308  Malaysia Airlines flight vanishes with more than 200 people aboard - Mar 08, 2014 - HISTORY.com
MH370: The Situation Room - What really happened to the missing Boeing 777 60 Minutes Australia - YouTube
Five years later, MH370 still changing how we fly - CNN  March 8, 2019
Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 - Wikipedia
Airlines want tracking technology to prevent another MH370 - CNN  2014
Satellite 2018: We Can Prevent Another MH370, But We Might Make It Difficult - Avionics  2018

Malaysia Airlines’ MH370 Could Happen Again: There’s Still No Way to Prevent Why It Was Lost  Daily Beast, March 9, 2019
Airplane


15096 190117  Chillier weather ahead; enough snow to shovel for southern Minn. on Friday | Updraft | Minnesota Public Radio News  Jan. 17, 2019
Minneapolis, MN 10-Day Weather Forecast - The Weather Channel | Weather.com  Jan. 17, 2019
Single-digit temps mark 1st day of 2019 - KSTP.com  Jan. 1, 2019
Boeing 737 takeoff in snowstorm HD cockpit view + ATC audio Episode 18 - YouTube
Minnesota's Winter  |  Airplane


14955 181122  Stealth bomber unveiled - Nov 22, 1988 - HISTORY.com  California
Northrop Grumman B-2 Spirit - Wikipedia
Here’s why the B-2 Bomber Still One of the Most Feared Aircraft in the Sky - YouTube
10 Most Powerful Weapons of America - YouTube
Airplane

14953 181121  The first journey of an aircraft with an ion drive - Ioning out flight  Nov. 21, 2018

13492 171102  November 2, 1947    Spruce Goose flies
COLOR FOOTAGE OF HOWARD HUGHES' SPRUCE GOOSE FLIGHT 1947 34620 - YouTube
Spruce Goose flies - Nov 02, 1947 - HISTORY.com

Airplane

12391 170303  Solo pilot sets round-the-world record - Technology & science - Science NBC News  March 3, 2005
Round the world flight non-stop! | Global Flyer | Storyteller Media - YouTube
Virgin Atlantic GlobalFlyer - Wikipedia  solo
Steve Fossett - Wikipedia 
April 22, 1944 – c. September 3, 2007, an American businessman and a record-setting aviator, sailor, and adventurer.
Rutan Voyager - Wikipedia
List of circumnavigations - Wikipedia


13018 170722  Wiley Post flies solo around the world - Jul 22, 1933 - HISTORY.com
Discover Oklahoma - Wiley Post - YouTube
Wiley Post - Wikipedia  November 22, 1898 – August 15, 1935, a famed American aviator during the interwar period, the first pilot to fly solo around the world. Also known for his work in high-altitude flying, Post helped develop one of the first pressure suits and discovered the jet stream. On August 15, 1935, Post and American humorist Will Rogers were killed when Post's aircraft crashed on takeoff from a lagoon near Point Barrow in the Territory of Alaska.
Airplane


13716 171221  Delta Air Lines sends off its Boeing 747s with grand farewell tour  USA Today
Airplane

14270 180502  Dallas Flyers Club: What Uber's Flying Taxi Future Feels Like  Popular Mechanics
Airplane


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