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From the 1st prototypes of flying machines to ultra-modern supersonic jets, the background and roles of plane are explored during this superbly illustrated advisor.

Aviation lovers of all stripes and a long time will welcome studying extra approximately key manufacturers and massive avid gamers from the day gone by and at the present time — no matter if it is the marvels of scorching air balloons or the glorious engines of Boeing, Lockheed, and more.

Planes are divided both among army and advertisement airplane, and iconic plane of every period, corresponding to the Supermarine Spitfire and Concorde, are showcased in fantastically photographed spreads with "virtual excursions" that exhibit the anatomy of those mythical planes.

Produced in organization with the Smithsonian Institution.

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