The children's author's macabre sense of humor and appreciation of darkness were likely sharpened by his combat history.
Prepare for lift-off.
One Austrian Jew saved untold planes and crew members with his survivorship bias theory.
That iconic, terrifying sound wasn't necessary to the functioning of an airplane.
The famous female pilot describes her record-breaking westbound flight in her bestselling memoir.
By Olivia Mason
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His crew tied a rope around his chest and he made his way onto the wing to extinguish the blaze.
The pair’s spectacular accomplishments and whirlwind romance will forever be marked by a shocking scandal.
History has dubbed L-8 “the Ghost Blimp.”
His exploits as an escapee may have earned him a spot in Hollywood lore.
It was known as the “Havoc”—and for good reason.