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Planes Over Duxford: The 2021 Summer Air Show

Pictured above, the RAF Red Arrows are an air show fan favorite! Duxford is Britain’s best‐preserved historic airfield, and on July 24, 2021, dozens of planes will soar the skies
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WHAT DOES THE “D” IN D-DAY STAND FOR?

Personnel and equipment arriving at Normandy by air and sea following the D-Day invasion in 1944. (Photo from the US National Archives and Records Administration) Seventy-seven years ago, Allied forces
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Guiding Wings – A Son’s Quest for Answers

Lieutenant Kenneth H. Underwood. Image courtesy of Kenneth H. Underwood II The American Air Museum in Britain is more than a place to view remarkable aircraft and learn about the
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Stars Earn Stripes: Hollywood’s Role in the war effort

Bing Crosby giving a United Service Organizations (USO) performance for USAAF personnel at Duxford. Among the millions of Americans who volunteered for service on and off the battlefield during World
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A Spotlight on Women who made a Way

American nurses read a newspaper cutting, probably at the US Army Base Hospital No. 4, attached to No 12 General Hospital of the BEF, situated at the Champs des Courses
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