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Air Classics
April 2018


On The COver

Technicians surround NASA Chief X-15 Project Pilot Joe Walker prior to a rocket flight early in the program. (NASA)

THIS MONTH

  • STRAFER  MISSION
    Flying gun-nosed B-25J Mitchells against welldefended Japanese targets was no easy mission / by William Goodrich
  • ROCKET  MEN
    The brave and daring American test pilots that flew the North American X-15 to the absolute limits / by Mike Machat
  • THE SCHNEIDERS
    Concluding our book-length feature on the amazing aircraft that aided the development of advanced aeronautics and also the creation of one of WWII’s most famous fighter aircraft / by Peter M. Bowers
  • WARBIRD  AND  CLASSIC  REPORT
    Highlighting vintage and veteran aircraft news from around the globe along with detailed reports on saving a rare Boeing KB-50J and flying a C-45 around the world
    On the Beech
    Saving a KB-50J
  • Table of Contents 
    This month's Table of Contents