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 Cessna 172SP
13 Airbus A300

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

14 Messerschmitt Me 262

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

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

Best looking airplane in the world with deltas widget

18 SR-71 Blackbird
19 North-American P-51 Mustang

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

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