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Air Classics  December 2016


On The COver

Two of Germany’s most famous Great War fighters — the Fokker D.VII and Dr. I — form up over Old Rhinebeck Aerodrome. Photography by Philip Makanna/GHOSTS

THIS MONTH

  • MISSION: DESTROY FORD ISLAND!
    One of the main targets during the Japanese attack on Ford Island was Naval Air Station Ford Island with its sprawling facilities and many aircraft / by J. Michael Wenger
  • RENO 2016 UNLIMITEDS
    Our exclusive coverage of the toned-down Unlimited Field at Reno 2016 / by Scott Germain and Doug Fisher
  • THE TIME MACHINE
    By establishing the Old Rhinebeck Aerodrome, visionary aviation preservationist Cole Palen began gathering and restoring to flying condition many Great War aircraft that most people during the 1950s regarded as junk / by Tom Polapink
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