Category: Flying and Military

Pilot By Birth

If you think flying a passenger jet is difficult then this kid will show you how easy it is.

Burst of Joy Photo

Photographer Slava Veder won a Pulitzer Prize for the photo he took in 1973 of a Vietnam POW reuniting with his family on the tarmac at Travis Air Force Base.

Flying With Skytypers

Everyone has probably seen something written in the sky at some point but have you ever wondered about the pilots that write the words in the sky?

Rebuilding A Spitfire Fighter

When a man who owns a tool shop was given a single rivet from a WWII Spitfire for a 40th birthday gift it started him on a quest to rebuild an entire Spitfire.

Bad Day On The Mountain

Everything seems to be going well for this rescue helicopter on Grossglockner mountain in Austria until the very end when something goes terribly wrong.

LA Speed Story

SR-71 Blackbird pilot Brian Shul tells the famous story of the LA Speed Check in this funny video anyone can appreciate even if you’re not a pilot.

A D-Day Veteran Story

Charles Durning, a famous actor and a veteran of D-Day, shares his personal experience of landing on the beach in Normandy on June 6, 1944.

Historical Old Metal

Percy Richardson is the owner of The Knife Shop in Lufkin, Texas and he’s making some really unique knives from the metal of old warships.