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ADF-Serials
A listing of Australian military aircraft serial numbers and individual aircraft history.
http://www.adf-gallery.com.au/

Aerofiles
Aviation history reference site with thousands of US aircraft types, some with pictures.
http://aerofiles.com/

Aerospace Heritage Foundation of Canada
A group aiming to gather plans, models, drawings, photographs or artifacts relating to Canada's aircraft manufacturing industry up to the 1960s. Directors, projects, merchandise, news, images.
http://ahfc.org/

Air Aces Homepage
Fighter aces from World War I to the present.
http://users.accesscomm.ca/magnusfamily/airaces1.htm

Air Racing History
Information on the development of air racing from 1909 to the present. Contains details of various races, pilots and aircraft.
http://www.airracinghistory.freeola.com/

American Fighter Aircraft Manufacturers
Focus on companies that produced WWII fighters: Grumman, North American Aviation, and Republic. A time line showing milestones in their history, with links to related sites.
http://www.acepilots.com/misc_ww2.html

Arrow Recovery Canada
Information about Avro products and their history, and description of work on a replica
http://www.avroarrow.org/

Aurora Project Hypersonic Aircraft
The 'Aurora Project' is the top-secret hypersonic aircraft built for and flown by the United States Air Force.
http://accelerationresearch.tripod.com/

Aviation History
From the Wright Brothers to the Space Shuttle you can discover Aviation History's many adventures.
http://www.aviationhistory.org/

Century of Flight
Covers the century of aviation, from ancient myths to the jet age. Provides pictures and narratives of each era.
http://www.century-of-flight.freeola.com/

Classic Aviation Literature
Extracts from literature on aviation from the nineteen-thirties and forties.
http://www.gruner.com/flight/appendix/aviators/literature.htm

Early Birds of Aviation, Inc.
Stories and photographs of the 598 original members of the Early Birds of Aviation, and some 220 "Other Early Flyers." from around the world.
http://www.rcooper.0catch.com/

Flieger
A picture gallery of aircraft used by the Swedish Airforce.
http://flieger.0catch.com/

Flying Machines: Construction and Operation
Complete, illustrated text of the work by W.J. Jackman, Thomas H. Russell, and Octave Chanute, published 1912. Subtitled "A Practical Book Which Shows, in Illustrations, Working Plans and Text, How to Build and Navigate the Modern Airship."
http://etext.lib.virginia.edu/toc/modeng/public/JacFlym.html

Holcomb's Aerodrome
A photo gallery of pre WWII aircraft, annotated with specifications.
http://www.airminded.net/

Military Aviation in Sweden
An annotated photo gallery of Swedish aircraft.
http://www.avrosys.nu/aircraft/

National Geographic Magazine: Wings of Change
Article by Michael Klesius on the history of powered flight.
http://ngm.nationalgeographic.com/ngm/0312/feature1/

Naval Airship Association
Pictures and information on Naval airships.
http://www.naval-airships.org/

Quest for Performance: The Evolution of Modern Aircraft
An online text tracing the technical development of the airplane from the beginning of World War I to today. Emphasis is placed on aircraft originating in the United States.
http://www.hq.nasa.gov/office/pao/History/SP-468/contents.htm

Randy Wilson's Aviation History
Technical and popular articles and stories, operations manuals, and humor from early to middle twentieth century.
http://rwebs.net/avhistory/

Rearwin Airplanes
Information of airplanes made by Rearwin from 1928 - 1942.
http://www.rearwin.com/

Swedish Aviation Historical Society
Research and documentation of Swedish aviation history.
http://www.flyghistoria.org/

The Aero Forum
A discussion forum for historical aircraft enthusiasts.
http://www.aeroforum.20m.com/

The AirShow
Information on the Golden Age Of Aviation, from the end of World War I to the start of World War II. Barnstorming, air racing, flying circuses, and Lindbergh's Atlantic crossing were all part of this exciting period.
http://opencockpit.net/

The Flying Machines
Covers attempts to fly before the Wrights. Includes images and factual information about thoughts, experiments and attempts to fly before 1903.
http://www.flyingmachines.org/

The Latin American Aviation Historical Society
An extensive collection of articles primarily but not exclusively with a military focus.
http://www.laahs.com/

The Lockheed File
A detailed listing of all Lockheed aircraft in Australia and their histories.
http://www.adastron.com/lockheed/lock1.htm

Turkish Aircraft Production History
A history of Turkish aircraft production is told in summarized form.
http://www.tuncay-deniz.com/

Vintage Aviation
Features original documents and images of aircraft from the 1930's.
http://www.vintage-aviation.8m.com/

Williams Antique and Classic Aircraft Site
Indexed and searchable antique aircraft photo archive, historical information and U.S. aviation museum reviews.
http://www.russellw.com/

Wooden Propeller
Descriptions of design, materials, construction and identification of early wooden airplane propellers.
http://www.woodenpropeller.com/

X-15
Reference information on the hypersonic research program. Photos and video clips, articles, pilot report and credits.
http://www.sierrafoot.org/x-15/x-15.html