History Stories
CATEGORY: Aviation Disasters
Snapshots of Amelia Earhart’s Legendary Life
July 10, 2017

American aviator Amelia Earhart not only set flying records, but also championed the advancement of women in aviation. Read More

The Mysterious Disappearance of L’Oiseau Blanc
May 8, 2017

Just two weeks before Charles Lindbergh made his famous 1927 New York to Paris flight, French pilots Charles Nungesser and François Coli vanished while trying to cross the Atlantic in the opposite direction. Read More

History’s Missing Passenger Flights
March 20, 2014

As the search for a missing Malaysian airliner continues, look back at six other times when passenger flights mysteriously vanished over water. Read More

Remembering the 1988 Lockerbie Bombing
December 20, 2013

More U.S. civilians died in the bombing of Pan Am Flight 103 over Lockerbie, Scotland, which took place 25 years ago from Saturday, than in any other terrorist attack except 9/11. Read More

The Hunt for L’Oiseau Blanc
June 25, 2013

In the search for one of the most famous missing planes in history, all signs point to a tiny, remote island off the coast of Newfoundland. Read More