An engineering triumph developed under strict wartime secrecy, the proximity fuze vastly increased the lethality of anti-aircraft guns and field artillery.
Joel McPherson's life changed the day he jumped out of his crippled P-47 and parachuted into a foreign land.
Republic of China Air Force Major “Mike” Hua pulled off a nighttime dead-stick landing in an early U-2
Armed to the teeth with machine guns and a 75mm cannon, B-25s played a key role in World War II as low-level bombers and strafers.
Among those to follow in Annie Oakley's footsteps was trick-shooting prodigy Freeda Hartzell.
In the aftermath of WWII, Germany turned to former Luftwaffe officers to rebuild its air force under NATO and help counter the Soviet threat.
Was justice denied?
Jakob Reimer mastered dodging the past—and passing as an ordinary U.S. citizen.
An 84-year-old man looks back at life inside Minidoka War Relocation Center.