1940 05 10 Douglas DB - Zdenek Machacek With World War Two looming on the horizon, the Netherlands ordered 18 export versions of the Northrop ground attack aircraft. Before they were delivered, though, Northrop was taken over by Douglas,.
Faster Than Sound - Captain Charles E. "Chuck" Yeager poses in the cockpit of the Bell in May 1948 at Muroc Air Force Base in California. On October Yeager broke the sound barrier in this plane, nicknamed "Glamorous Glennis.
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restored and repainted Neptune at the new Nationaal Militair Museum at the former Soesterberg AFB. - Photo taken at Utrecht - Soesterberg (UTC / EHSB) [CLOSED] in Netherlands on January