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I finally had some time to get back to my second 3D laser cut metal model: a P-51 Mustang. The pieces are produced by the online site Fascinations (wonders created by physicists). As per their website: ‘Our goal is to captivate the imagination and inspire wonder. Designed to illustrate many magical aspects of our world, our products will cause you to react with amazement and ask “What makes that work?” or “How… Read More

Largest flying boat ever built. Largest aircraft wingspan ever. Heavy transport aircraft. The Hughes H-4 Hercules, also known as the Spruce Goose! The Spruce Goose was a beast of an airplane that made its only flight in 1947, a singular entity preserved in the Evergreen Aviation Museum in Oregon. Ship builder and magnate Henry Kaiser generated the operations concept for the plane and turned to Howard Hughes for the design and construction…. Read More

Sadly the Canadian Air & Space Museum was evicted from its location at Downsview Park and is now on a campaign to raise an initial goal of $500 000. The museum has a stunning and priceless collection of pieces that play a unparalled role in the history of Canadian aviation. Those willing to donate can give in donations starting from $5 at this ste: http://www.indiegogo.com/casmuseum You can also find information on the site regarding the… Read More