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The scientific tourist #273 — the B-26K “Counter Invader”

A very long-lived craft — the Douglas B-26K “Counter Invader,” on display at the South Dakota Air and Space Museum; Box Elder, South Dakota Continue reading

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The scientific tourist #263 — BRAVE 200

UAVs (Unmanned Aerial Vehicles) are getting a lot of press these days, but that doesn’t mean they’re a recent invention… Continue reading

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The scientific tourist #235 — A-7D “Corsair II”

Another bit of warbird history from the South Dakota Air and Space Museum — an A-7D…

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The scientific tourist #197 — Ike’s ride

Another interesting bit of history from the South Dakota Air and Space Museum — a B-25J “Mitchell III” bomber, converted into a transport for General Dwight Eisenhower during WWII…

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Casual Friday, redux — X-37B

So today you get an extra dose of video — courtesy of the historic landing of the U.S. Air Force’s X-37B mini-shuttle…

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