Top Ten Aircraft That Changed Aviation History

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The Top Ten

1 The Wright Flyer

The first plane begins it all. Maybe it should stay at the top.

Orville and Wilbur's flyer is amazing!

2 Concorde

It was way before its time and brought us together faster than anyone could ever imagian. It was a marvel a beauty to see and a luxury to travel in. This is the boss!

It open the way for super sonic comercial jet thoug it has not yet be followed

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3 Boeing 747

Carried more than half the world's population. Voted best plane in 2008.

I'm not a kid. Still awesome!

It is awesome! I'm a kid

4 Boeing 707
5 Douglas DC-3
6 Boeing 737

Here is a fact, there are on average 1,250 airborne 737s at any given time - squire

7 Submarine Spitfire
8 Airbus A380
9 DH 106 Comet
10 Lockheed L-1011 TriStar

State of the art in its time.

The Contenders

11 Boeing 727
12 Messerschmitt Me 262

It was the world's first fully operational jet fighter.

13 Cessna 172SP
14 SR-71 Blackbird
15 Airbus A300

First wide body twin.. what more can I say?

16 Grumman F6F Hellcat
17 Mitsubishi A6M Zero
18 Douglas DC-8

Best looking airplane in the world with deltas widget

19 North-American P-51 Mustang

It changed the course of war into victory for allies - P-51IsDaBest

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