Modern jet aircraft use a special kind of fuel. Learn more.
The Boeing B-52 Stratofortress was developed in the 1940s and 1950s. It is still in service.
The iconic Lockheed SR-71 Blackbird was designed for record-breaking speeds but how fast is the SR-71?
A pitot tube is an air pressure sensor used to measure airspeed. Here is how a pitot tube works.
It's not the fastest of aircraft, but the C-130 Hercules is still very competent.
Seeing a jet engine running makes it easy to wonder how fast it spins.
Boeing built almost 4000 B-29 Superfortress bomber aircraft. But how many are still flying today?
An accident during a test resulted in a slightly premature first flight.
The futuristic bomber aircraft capable of delivering nuclear weapons into Soviet territory at three times the speed of sound.
The Lockheed Martin F-35 comes in three versions. But why? We take a deeper look.