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Flight Out of Hell

By Steven D. Smith   Within the predawn darkness of Dobodura, New Guinea, 2nd Lt. William J. Smith of the U.S. Military Air Corps was roughly woke up by a...

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Incident on the Yangtze

The U.S. Navy gunboat Panay was sunk by Japanese plane on the good Chinese language river, pushing the 2 nations nearer to warfare. By Michael D. Hull Whereas...

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Saga of the Eggbeater

Igor Sikorsky demonstrated the practicality of the helicopter to the U.S. Military in 1940. By Mark Albertson On September 14, 1939, Igor Sikorsky attained...