When the U.S. Air Force tried to limit the view of reporters during the rollout of the stealthy B-2 bomber, an enterprising Aviation Week editor rented a Cessna 172 and took photographs from above. From its unveiling of the B-52 bomber and Boeing 707 jet to the classified RQ-180 unmanned aircraft and China’s anti-satellite weapon, Aviation Week has produced some legendary scoops over the past 100 years. Here are some of our favorites. 1919 Orville ...

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