Beriev Be-12 – Warbird Wednesday Episode #199

Welcome to Warbird Wednesday! Today, we are continuing down the river looking at the Beriev Be-12. This Soviet bloc turboprop flying boat (NATO call sign “Mail”) was originally designed for […]

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Short Sunderland – Warbird Wednesday Episode #198

Welcome to Warbird Wednesday! Today, we are looking at the Short Sunderland flying boat. The Short Sunderland was a prominent flying boat during World War II, known for its versatility […]

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Kawanishi H8K – Warbird Wednesday Episode #197

Welcome to Warbird Wednesday! Today, we are looking at the Kawanishi H8K, also known as the Allied code name “Emily.” The Kawanishi H8K, or Emily, was a Japanese flying boat […]

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Dornier DO X – Warbird Wednesday Episode #196

Welcome to Warbird Wednesday! Today, we are looking at the Dornier DO X, an interwar flying boat with (According to Fred) a gorgeous Art Deco design, first flown in 1929 […]

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PB2Y Coronado – Warbird Wednesday Episode #195

Welcome to Warbird Wednesday! Today, we are looking at the Consolidated PB2Y Coronado. The PB2Y Coronado was a flying boat used for transport, patrol, and light attack during World War […]

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BV 222 – Warbird Wednesday Episode #194

Welcome to Warbird Wednesday! Today, we are looking at the Blohm & Voss BV 222, a German flying boat designed in 1938, with a 150-foot wingspan, making it the largest […]

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Douglas RD-2 Dolphin – Warbird Wednesday Episode #193

Welcome to Warbird Wednesday! Since this is the episode before Thanksgiving we wanted to give a special thanks to all our viewers and all our supporters who have helped us […]

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Felixstowe F5L – Warbird Wednesday Episode #192

Welcome to Warbird Wednesday! Today, we are looking at the Felixstowe F5L aircraft, particularly focusing on its historical significance during World War I. The F5L was a sea plane with […]

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Boeing 314 Clipper – Warbird Wednesday Episode #191

Welcome to Warbird Wednesday! Today, we are looking at a “flying boat” known as the Boeing 314 Clipper. Introduced in 1939 and retired in 1948, this aircraft left a mark […]

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USAF Test Pilot School Part 5 – Warbird Wednesday Episode #187

Welcome to Warbird Wednesday! Today is part 5 of our series at Edwards Air Force Base with the prestigious United States Air Force Test Pilot School. Joining us is Captain […]

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USAF Test Pilot School Part 4 – Warbird Wednesday Episode #186

Welcome to Warbird Wednesday! Today is part 4 of our series at Edwards Air Force Base with the prestigious United States Air Force Test Pilot School. Joining us is Mr. […]

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USAF Test Pilot School Part 3 – Warbird Wednesday Episode #185

Welcome to Warbird Wednesday! Today is part 3 of our series at Edwards Air Force Base with the prestigious United States Air Force Test Pilot School. Joining us is Captain […]

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