Hanging in lobby of Museum of Flight,is fantastic looking flying machine-its birdlike wing & tail,open cockpit,2 blade propeller & wire spoke wheels mark it as one of machines of early adventurous age prior to WWI.Faithful full-scale replica of Edmund Rumpler Company Taube & built by Art Williams,completed in 1984.Has rare Mercedes D.IIIa engine-6 cylinder in-line liquid cooled reciprocating engine.Engine would power many German aircraft during WWI producing 170hp/~127kW.
10/24/2013 - An F-22 Raptor assigned to the 49th Fighter Wing, at Holloman Air Force Base, N.M., flies next to a KC-135 Stratotanker from McConnell Air Force Base, Kan., Oct. 23, 2013, during a refueling mission. McConnell’s refueling capability drastically increases the effectiveness and reach of the F-22. (U.S. Air Force photo/Airman 1st Class John Linzmeier)
Miles Magister I L6906. Museum of Berkshire Aviation. Crew: 2, instructor & student. Length: 24 ft 7 in (7.51 m). Wingspan: 33 ft 10 in (10.31 m) .Height: 9 ft 1 in (2.77 m). Wing area: 176 ft² (16.3 m²). Empty: 1,260 lb (570 kg). Loaded: 1,863 lb (845 kg). Powerplant: 1x de Havilland Gipsy Major 1 inverted Inline type, 130 hp (97 kW).Maximum speed: 132 mph at 1,000 ft (212 km/h) .Range: 380 miles (610 km). Service ceiling: 18,000 ft (5,500 m) .
An F-22 Raptor flies the Heritage Flight Training Course March 2, 2014, at Davis-Monthan Air Force Base, Ariz. Two Raptors from the Air Combat Command demonstration team practiced flying in formation with various airframes during the training. (U.S Air Force photo/Staff Sgt. Angela Ruiz)