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An aircraft pilot or aviator is a person who controls the flight of an aircraft by operating its directional flight controls.
Akron is the fifth-largest city in the U.S. state of Ohio and is the county seat of Summit County.
Amarillo is the 14th-most populous city in the state of Texas, United States.
Anchorage (officially called the Municipality of Anchorage) (Dena'ina Athabascan: Dgheyaytnu) is a unified home rule municipality in the U.S. state of Alaska.
The Architectural League of New York is a non-profit organization "for creative and intellectual work in architecture, urbanism, and related disciplines".
Arthur Raymond Brooks (1 November 1895 – 17 July 1991) was an American World War I flying ace of the United States Army Air Service credited with shooting down multiple enemy aircraft.
Atlanta is the capital city and most populous municipality of the state of Georgia in the United States.
Atlantic City is a resort city in Atlantic County, New Jersey, United States, known for its casinos, boardwalk, and beaches.
Austin is the capital of the U.S. state of Texas and the seat of Travis County, with portions extending into Hays and Williamson counties.
Benjamin Robert Rich (June 18, 1925 – January 5, 1995) was the second Director of Lockheed's Skunk Works from 1975 to 1991, succeeding its founder, Kelly Johnson.
Binghamton is a city in, and the county seat of, Broome County, New York, United States.
Boise is the capital and most populous city of the U.S. state of Idaho, and is the county seat of Ada County.
Boston is the capital city and most populous municipality of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts in the United States.
Buffalo is the second largest city in the state of New York and the 81st most populous city in the United States.
Caleb Vance Haynes (March 15, 1895 – April 5, 1966) was a United States Air Force (USAF) major general.
Camarillo is a city in Ventura County in the U.S. state of California.
Cape Cod is a geographic cape extending into the Atlantic Ocean from the southeastern corner of mainland Massachusetts, in the northeastern United States.
Chalmers Hubert Goodlin (January 2, 1923 – October 20, 2005) was the second test pilot of the Bell X-1 supersonic rocket plane, and the first to operate the craft in powered flight (the others having been glide tests).
Charles Emery Rosendahl (15 May 1892 – 17 May 1977) was a decorated Vice Admiral in the United States Navy, and an advocate of lighter-than-air flight.
Charles Augustus Lindbergh (February 4, 1902 – August 26, 1974), nicknamed Lucky Lindy, The Lone Eagle, and Slim was an American aviator, military officer, author, inventor, explorer, and environmental activist.
Chicago, officially the City of Chicago, is the third most populous city in the United States, after New York City and Los Angeles.
Cleveland is a city in the U.S. state of Ohio, and the county seat of Cuyahoga County.
Clifford "Cliff" Henderson (1895–1984) was the managing director of the National Air Races from 1928 through 1939.
Clyde Edward Pangborn (''c''. October 28, 1895 – March 29, 1958) also known as "Upside-Down Pangborn" was an American aviator and barnstormer who performed aerial stunts in the 1920s.
Colorado Springs is a home rule municipality that is the largest city by area in Colorado as well as the county seat and the most populous municipality of El Paso County, Colorado, United States.
Columbia is the capital and second largest city of the U.S. state of South Carolina, with a population estimate of 134,309 as of 2016.
The Commemorative Air Force (CAF), formerly the Confederate Air Force, is a Texas-based non-profit organization dedicated to preserving and showing historical aircraft at airshows primarily throughout the U.S. and Canada.
Dallas is a city in the U.S. state of Texas.
Daytona Beach is a city in Volusia County, Florida, United States.
Dean Ivan Lamb (January 25, 1886 – November 1955) was an American pioneer aviator and soldier of fortune.
Dean Cullom Smith (September 27, 1899 – March 4, 1987) was a pioneer American mail pilot, test pilot, flying instructor, Antarctic pilot, and airline pilot.
Denver, officially the City and County of Denver, is the capital and most populous municipality of the U.S. state of Colorado.
Edward Vernon Rickenbacker (October 8, 1890 – July 23, 1973) was an American fighter ace in World War I and Medal of Honor recipient.
Edward Galen "Ed" Givens Jr. (January 5, 1930 – June 6, 1967), (Maj, USAF), was a United States Air Force officer, test pilot, and NASA astronaut.
Ellington Airport is a public and military use airport in Harris County, Texas, United States.
Ernst Udet (26 April 1896 – 17 November 1941) was a German pilot and air force general during World War II.
Eugene Peyton Deatrick Jr. (born November 17, 1924) is a retired United States Air Force colonel, test pilot, and combat veteran.
Flying, sometimes styled FLYING, is an aviation magazine published since 1927 and originally called ''Popular Aviation'' prior to 1942, as well as Aeronautics for a brief period.
A flying ace, fighter ace or air ace is a military aviator credited with shooting down several enemy aircraft during aerial combat.
Forrest Morton Bird (June 9, 1921 – August 2, 2015) was an American aviator, inventor, and biomedical engineer.
Fort Smith is the second-largest city in Arkansas and one of the two county seats of Sebastian County.
Fort Worth is the 15th-largest city in the United States and the fifth-largest city in the state of Texas.
Fresno (Spanish for "ash tree") is a city in California, United States, and the county seat of Fresno County.
Leroy Gordon "Gordo" Cooper Jr. (March 6, 1927 – October 4, 2004), (Col, USAF), was an American aerospace engineer, test pilot, United States Air Force pilot, and the youngest of the seven original astronauts in Project Mercury, the first manned space program of the United States.
Greensboro (formerly Greensborough) is a city in the U.S. state of North Carolina.
Greenwich Village often referred to by locals as simply "the Village", is a neighborhood on the west side of Lower Manhattan, New York City.
Hagerstown is a city in Washington County, Maryland, United States.
Harry Augustine Bruno (7 February 1893 – 1978) was a pioneer in public relations with his promotion of aviation.
Hartford is the capital of the U.S. state of Connecticut.
Hilton Head Island, sometimes referred to as simply Hilton Head, is a Lowcountry resort town and barrier island in Beaufort County, South Carolina, United States.
Honolulu is the capital and largest city of the U.S. state of Hawaiokinai.
Sir George Hubert Wilkins MC & Bar (31 October 188830 November 1958) was an Australian polar explorer, ornithologist, pilot, soldier, geographer and photographer.
Indiana is a U.S. state located in the Midwestern and Great Lakes regions of North America.
John Leonard "Jack" Swigert Jr. (August 30, 1931 – December 27, 1982) was an American test pilot, mechanical and aerospace engineer, United States Air Force pilot, and NASA astronaut.
Jackson Hole is the name of the valley between the Teton Mountain Range and the Gros Ventre Range in Wyoming sitting near the border of Idaho.
Jackson, officially the City of Jackson, is the capital city and largest urban center of the U.S. state of Mississippi.
Captain Jerry Cox Vasconcells was a World War I flying ace credited with six aerial victories.
James Harold Doolittle (December 14, 1896 – September 27, 1993) was an American aviation pioneer.
John H. Livingston (1897–1974) was an American aviator and air race pilot of the 1920s and 1930s.
John "Jack" Spoor Broome (December 1, 1917 – April 10, 2009) was an American rancher, aviator and philanthropist.
Kalamazoo is a city in the southwest region of the U.S. state of Michigan.
Kansas City is the largest city in the U.S. state of Missouri.
Knoxville is a city in the U.S. state of Tennessee, and the county seat of Knox County.
Lansing is the capital of the U.S. state of Michigan.
The Las Vegas Valley is a major metropolitan area in the southern part of the U.S. state of Nevada.
The Lehigh Valley, known officially by the United States Census Bureau and the United States Office of Management and Budget as the Allentown–Bethlehem–Easton, PA–NJ Metropolitan Statistical Area and referred to colloquially as The Valley, is a metropolitan region officially consisting of Carbon, Lehigh and Northampton counties in eastern Pennsylvania and Warren county on the western edge of New Jersey, in the Eastern United States.
The Lockheed Corporation was an American aerospace company.
The Lockheed SR-71 "Blackbird" is a long-range, Mach 3+ strategic reconnaissance aircraft that was operated by the United States Air Force.
The Lockheed U-2, nicknamed "Dragon Lady", is an American single-jet engine, ultra-high altitude reconnaissance aircraft operated by the United States Air Force (USAF) and previously flown by the Central Intelligence Agency (CIA).
Long Beach is a city on the Pacific Coast of the United States, within the Greater Los Angeles area of Southern California.
Los Angeles (Spanish for "The Angels";; officially: the City of Los Angeles; colloquially: by its initials L.A.) is the second-most populous city in the United States, after New York City.
Melbourne is a city in Brevard County, Florida, United States.
Milwaukee is the largest city in the state of Wisconsin and the fifth-largest city in the Midwestern United States.
Moye Wicks Stephens (1907–1995) was an American aviator and businessman.
The National Air and Space Museum of the Smithsonian Institution, also called the NASM, is a museum in Washington, D.C..
The National Air Races (also known as Pulitzer Trophy Races) are a series of pylon and cross-country races that took place in the United States since 1920.
New Orleans (. Merriam-Webster.; La Nouvelle-Orléans) is a major United States port and the largest city and metropolitan area in the state of Louisiana.
Ocala is a city located in Marion County, Florida, which is part of the northern region of the state.
The Order of Daedalians is a fraternal and professional order of American military pilots.
Orlando is a city in the U.S. state of Florida and the county seat of Orange County.
Oxnard is a city in Ventura County, California, United States.
Palm Desert is a city in Riverside County, California, United States, in the Coachella Valley, approximately 14 miles (23 km) east of Palm Springs, 121 miles (194 km) northeast of San Diego and 122 miles (196 km) east of Los Angeles.
Pearland is a city in the U.S. state of Texas, within the metropolitan area.
Philadelphia is the largest city in the U.S. state and Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, and the sixth-most populous U.S. city, with a 2017 census-estimated population of 1,580,863.
Phoenix is the capital and most populous city of the U.S. state of Arizona.
Planes of Fame Air Museum is an aviation museum in Chino, California,, Planes of Fame Air Museum, Retrieved March 5, 2011.
Rhode Island, officially the State of Rhode Island and Providence Plantations, is a state in the New England region of the United States.
Richard G. "Dick" Thomas (April 2, 1930 – June 19, 2006) was an American test pilot, who flew the Tacit Blue, and several spin tests on the F-5F program, including the first flights on both aircraft for the Northrop Grumman Corporation.
Robert George Fowler (August 10, 1884 – June 15, 1966) was an early aviation pioneer and was the first person to make a west-to-east transcontinental flight in stages.
Rockford is the third largest city in the U.S. state of Illinois, the 171st most populous city in the United States, the largest city in Illinois outside the Chicago metropolitan area, and the city of the 148th most populous metropolitan area in the United States.
Roscoe Turner (September 29, 1895 – June 23, 1970) was a record-breaking American aviator who was a three-time winner of the Thompson Trophy air race and widely recognized by his flamboyant style and his pet Gilmore the Lion.
Salt Lake City (often shortened to Salt Lake and abbreviated as SLC) is the capital and the most populous municipality of the U.S. state of Utah.
San Antonio (Spanish for "Saint Anthony"), officially the City of San Antonio, is the seventh most populous city in the United States and the second most populous city in both Texas and the Southern United States.
San Diego County is a county in the southwestern corner of the state of California, in the United States.
The San Francisco Bay Area (popularly referred to as the Bay Area) is a populous region surrounding the San Francisco, San Pablo and Suisun estuaries in the northern part of the U.S. state of California.
Santa Ana (Spanish for "Saint Anne") is the county seat and second most populous city in Orange County, California.
Santa Barbara (Spanish for "Saint Barbara") is the county seat of Santa Barbara County in the U.S. state of California.
Seattle is a seaport city on the west coast of the United States.
Shreveport is the third-largest city in the state of Louisiana and the 122nd-largest city in the United States.
Skunk Works is an official pseudonym for Lockheed Martin's Advanced Development Programs (ADP), formerly called Lockheed Advanced Development Projects. It is responsible for a number of famous aircraft designs, including the U-2, the Lockheed SR-71 Blackbird, the Lockheed F-117 Nighthawk, Lockheed Martin F-22 Raptor, and the Lockheed Martin F-35 Lightning II, which are used in the air forces of several countries.
Somerville is a borough in Somerset County, New Jersey, United States.
South Carolina is a U.S. state in the southeastern region of the United States.
Stuart is a city in and the seat of Martin County, Florida, United States.
Syracuse is a city in and the county seat of Onondaga County, New York, in the United States.
Tampa Bay is a large natural harbor and shallow estuary connected to the Gulf of Mexico on the west central coast of Florida, comprising Hillsborough Bay, McKay Bay, Old Tampa Bay, Middle Tampa Bay, and Lower Tampa Bay.
Trenton is the capital city of the U.S. state of New Jersey and the county seat of Mercer County.
Tulsa is the second-largest city in the state of Oklahoma and 47th-most populous city in the United States.
Venice is a city in Sarasota County, Florida, United States.
Ventura, officially the City of San Buenaventura, is the county seat of Ventura County, California, United States.
The Volkswagen Beetle – officially the Volkswagen Type 1, informally in German the Käfer (literally "beetle"), in parts of the English-speaking world the Bug, and known by many other nicknames in other languages – is a two-door, rear-engine economy car, intended for five passengers, that was manufactured and marketed by German automaker Volkswagen (VW) from 1938 until 2003.
Walter Edwin Lees (July 16, 1887 – May 16, 1957) was an early American aviator who set a flight endurance record in 1931.
A warbird is any vintage military aircraft now operated by civilian organizations and individuals or, in some instances, by historic arms of military forces, such as the Battle of Britain Memorial Flight, the RAAF Museum Historic Flight and the South African Air Force Museum Historic Flight.
Washington, officially the State of Washington, is a state in the Pacific Northwest region of the United States.
Washington, D.C., formally the District of Columbia and commonly referred to as Washington or D.C., is the capital of the United States of America.
Waterloo is a city in and the county seat of Black Hawk County, Iowa, United States.
Wayne is a township in Passaic County, New Jersey, United States located less than from Midtown Manhattan, and is home to William Paterson University.
Wiley Hardeman Post (November 22, 1898 – August 15, 1935) was a famed American aviator during the interwar period, the first pilot to fly solo around the world.
Wilmington (Lenape: Paxahakink, Pakehakink) is the most populous city in the U.S. state of Delaware.
World War I (often abbreviated as WWI or WW1), also known as the First World War, the Great War, or the War to End All Wars, was a global war originating in Europe that lasted from 28 July 1914 to 11 November 1918.
World War II (often abbreviated to WWII or WW2), also known as the Second World War, was a global war that lasted from 1939 to 1945, although conflicts reflecting the ideological clash between what would become the Allied and Axis blocs began earlier.
Wright State University is a public research university in Fairborn, Ohio, a suburb of Dayton.
Zack Terrell Mosley (December 12, 1906 - December 21, 1993) was an American comic strip artist best known for the aviation adventures in his long-running The Adventures of Smilin' Jack which ran in more than 300 newspapers from 1933 to 1973.