Rob V. founded Century-of-Flight.net in October of 2019. He holds commercial single and multi-engine instrument ratings, and is a licensed CFI / CFII for both single and multi-engine aircraft. Rob currently has 1,500+ hours of flight logged, 1,000 of which is dual-given as an instructor. Learn more about him in his full bio here.
Aviation History

History of the Jet Age – Part 2

The First Gulf War The First Gulf War involved some of the most complex and interesting weapons used in fighting.  Untrackable and silent airplanes, bombs with super-accurate targeting, missiles capable of hitting other missiles, and satellites allowing someone to know their exact location while in the middle of nowhere, were all used.  What became arguably Read More…

Space History

Space Exploration Milestones

Space Pioneers Dr. Robert H. Goddard Dr. Robert H. Goddard was an American physicist and inventor who designed and built the first liquid fueled rocket. Goddard filed for over two hundred patents. Including a multi-staged rocket along with a patent for liquid fueled rockets. He was the first to theorize and design rockets for space Read More…