I’m only here for the cars.
Be safe out there.
Welcome to This Date in Aviation History, getting of you caught up on milestones, important historical events and people in aviation from May 16 through May 18.
Mmm, I do love polished aluminum airplanes. Have a great Friday, Oppo.
Grumman E-2C(D?) Hawkeye at NAS Norfolk.
From the Planes You’ve (Probably) Never Heard Of Department of Wingspan, we bring you the Budd RB Conestoga.
I love this game.
Take a tour of the C-5 Galaxy.
Start your day off with a Junkers Grossflugzeug G 38. Grossflugzeug is German for big-ass airplane.
Irony is a difficult word to define, but you know it when you see it.
Wednesday starts with a W, which we English speakers pronounce “double you.” But other languages call it like it is, which is “double vee.” So, here is a double dose of a double V, the Vickers Valiant.
Welcome to This Date in Aviation History, getting of you caught up on milestones, important historical events and people in aviation from May 12 through May 15.
Two MR2 Tuesday
Insert Tab A into Slot B.
60 Minutes Australia says they know what happened. Spoilers ahead.
I’m watching the IIHF Championships (dat Finland game, doe) and they are being broadcast by TSN. Why are the Canadian TV hosts wearing green ribbons? What do they signify?
There’s some brutal stuff here, including a few motorcycle riders who are almost certainly dead. But there’s also some good defensive driving, and a fair amount of bad Russian pop music, as you’d expect. They should show videos like this in driving school, if they don’t already. You can be my 15-year-old will be…
I love these sorts of emails.