Posts by Nigel Howarth

in Ares Sep 16, 2015

Going Amphibian In Search Of Lesser-Spotted Pennsylvanian Frogfoots

Four ex-Cezchoslovakian Air Force Su-25 Frogfoots are stored out in the open in Reading, PA, looking very sorry for themselves....More
in Ares Sep 15, 2015

Tracking Caribou In The Wild Woods Of New Jersey

A large collection of DHC-4 Caribou are owned by Pen Turbo Aviation in Cape May, many of which have been stored here for almost 20 years....More
in Ares Sep 07, 2015

Russian Fighter Bombers Take Root On Delaware Farm

It's not every day you stumble across two fairly modern Russian attack aircraft this side of the Atlantic. Aviation week's Nigel Howarth pays a visit....More
in Things With Wings Jul 06, 2015

Up Close And Personal With A United Airlines 777-200 

This past 4th July weekend, Aviation Week's Nigel Howarth was among a small group of aviation aficionados invited to tour a United Airlines 777-200....More
in Ares Jun 25, 2015

In Pictures: US Army Conducts Major Military Exercise Over Washington, D.C.

Dozens of helicopters flew over Washington D.C. on Wednesday as part of a US Army major military exercise....More
in Ares Jun 24, 2015

Presidential MV-22 Osprey Photo

The US Marines Corps HMX-1 squadron, based at Quantico, VA maintains a fleet of helicopters and V-22s for Government use....More
in Ares Jun 24, 2015

IOMAX Commences Archangel Deliveries To UAE

IOMAX USA has commenced deliveries of the first of 24 Archangel aircraft to the UAE....More
in Things With Wings Jun 03, 2015

Delta's New Belly Advertising

The US majors may well be in dispute with several of the large Gulf carriers, but Delta has taken a leaf out of their book when it comes to....More
in Things With Wings Jun 01, 2015

Eastern Air Lines Returns To The Skies

After a 24 year absence, Eastern Air Lines has returned to the skies of Florida. The airline is mainly operating schedules to Havana on behalf of....More
in Ares May 13, 2015

VE Day Flyover: World War 2 Plane Makes Unscheduled Landing

A TBM-3 Avenger participating in last week’s VE Day 70th Anniversary flypast over Washington had to make an emergency landing at Reagan National....More
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Sep 18, 2015

The U.S.-Russian Moon Landing That Never Happened (1963) 7

U.S. President John F. Kennedy is well known for the 1961 speech to Congress in which he made the Apollo program a national goal. Less remembered is his controversial offer two years later to cooperate with the Soviet Union on a manned lunar landing....More
Sep 10, 2015

Airbus A380 Is Your Hotel In The Sky (2001) 5

In a September 2001 advertisement, Airbus promised to bring glamour back to passenger travel with its new A380, comparing the double-decker airliner to a hotel....More
Sep 9, 2015

Pratt & Whitney's Record Behind the DC-6 Record (1947) 2

Pratt & Whitney takes to the cover of AVIATION to credit its Double Wasp engines for the DC-6's record transatlantic flight....More
Aug 27, 2015

Aviation Week Lifts Veil On Boeing B-52 Bomber (1952) 22

In 1952, Aviation Week provided the first details on the new Boeing B-52 bomber....More
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