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Aircraft by Decade

With just over one hundred years of recorded flight, the future for heavier-than-air powered flying is not set.

Aircraft by Decade

With just over one hundred years of recorded flight, the future for heavier-than-air powered flying is not set.

OVERVIEW



With each passing decade there has been considerable developments in the technology of heavier-than-air flight. From the first days of the Wright Brothers to the developments considered for tomorrow, aircraft have evolved along their own line of thinking seemingly irrespective of economical climate and the like - man's fascination of flight no doubt being one major driving force of the science.

Below are categorized the various aircraft developments throughout the history of aviation arranged by their respective decades, from 1900 to 2039.






1900-1909
1910-1919
1920-1929
1930-1939
1940-1949
1950-1959
1960-1969
1970-1979
1980-1989
1990-1999
2000-2009
2010-2019
2020-2029
2030-2039
Complete Timeline (1903-2039)