A glider ready for taxiing. Image credit: Pedro Garcia.

On learning to fly (Gliding)

  aeriaA as a website about aviation tries to cover all the topics. But there is one basic topic that is the primary reason of writing about airports, technologies applied to them, aviation history, interviews…

D21 illustration by Lou Drendel. www.aviation-art.net

On the beginnings of drones

1962, one of the Cold War's Milestones, the Cuban's Missiles Crisis and the Blockade, John Glenn the first american orbited the Earth in the NASA's Mercury Program, Neil Armstrong as a test pilot, among others,…

On the beginning of Stealth planes. From Cold…

I've been reading a book of the Skunk Works (Lockheed Martin's Advance Development Programs) history, and the story about the beginning of the stealth planes trapped me. This is a tale about spying, project management,…