Air-Minded: the Wright Way

When I lead visitors on walking tours at the Pima Air & Space Museum, we start underneath a replica of the 1903 Wright Flyer. I think about Orville and Wilbur often. They showed us the way, and the F-15 Eagle I flew in the US Air Force used the same three-axis controls the Wrights developed […]


Air-Minded: Eyes in the Sky

Air-minded. Wow. There’s a phrase I haven’t heard since I was an air-minded kid. I ran into it again this morning in an online article at The Awl.

“Are You Airminded?” The Slang Of War

“Airmindedness” is a term that used to be everywhere and now it’s nowhere. The word, as defined […]