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Pilot Ken Wilkinson, who is pictured with the Spitfire he flew during the Second World War...

Spitfire shot down over Dunkirk to fly again after 75 years

Pilot Ken Wilkinson, who is pictured with the Spitfire he flew during the Second World War.

UNITED STATES EIGHTH AIR FORCE IN BRITAIN, 1942-1945. Captain John Bostick (left) of the 94th Bomb Group greets his colleague Lieutenant R.A Senior, and his pet cat "Smokey Joe" who is tucked into Senior's jacket.

United States Air Force in Britain, Captain John Bostick (left) of the Bomb Group greets his colleague Lieutenant R.A Senior, and his pet cat "Smokey Joe" who is tucked into Senior's jacket.

An American nurse in Australia (November 1942). Her expression, hairstyle, body language, and the jaunty angle of her cap combine to project a remarkably contemporary look and feel. confidence!

Grandmother died last week, she was a naval nurse. These are some pictures from WWII. (Album in comments.)

Naval Nurse sends love & kisses from Australia,

نيلوفر (رحماني) پيلوت مقبول جهان از قواي هوايي افغانستان Niloofar Rhmani, the first Afghan female pilot

the first Afghan female pilot

Niloofar Rhmani, became a pilot in Afghanistan after the first female pilots Latifa and Lailuma Nabizada worked har to get more female pilot accepted into the Afghan Air Force.

1944 Military Pilot in Full Leather Uniform Next to Airplane - snapshot 756

1944 Military Pilot in Full Leather Uniform Next to Airplane - snapshot 756

Military Uniforms, Outdoor Gear, Nose Art, Interesting History, Vintage Leather, Firefighters, Costume Ideas, Airplanes, Wwii

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Elinor Regina Smith, pioneering aviatrix, became the youngest pilot at to…

Pierre Verger, “Le messager / the go-between” : photographies 1932-1962, ed. Revue Noire, 1993.  New Orleans, 1934.

Pierre Verger, “Le messager / the go-between” : photographies 1932-1962, ed. Revue Noire, 1993. New Orleans, 1934.

July 22, 1933:  One-eyed pilot Wiley Post lands after completing the first solo flight around the world. Post pioneers the early development of a pressure suit and proves the value of navigating instruments, especially the automatic pilot.

- Wiley Post July One-eyed pilot Wiley Post lands after completing the first solo flight around the world. Post pioneers the early development of a pressure suit and proves the value of navigating instruments, especially the automatic pilot.

Bob Armstrong wears his flying gear as he talks about piloting B-17 heavy bombers during fighting in World War II. The Topekan is holding a book based on his wartime diary. (+)

Bob Armstrong wears his flying gear as he talks about piloting heavy bombers during fighting in World War II. The Topekan is holding a book based on his wartime diary.

Eduard Ritter von Schleich

Eduard Ritter von Schleich

B-17 Pilots ~Strapped into metal behemoths - men lost their youth and often their lives while dealing with mechanical death thousands of feet above the earth.

World War II _______ Pilots ~Strapped into metal behemoths - men lost their youth and often their lives while dealing with mechanical death thousands of feet above the earth.

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