When the biplane was pushed out of the hangar, the incoming tide covered the tidal flat making it necessary to cancel the flight.
The Wildcat is a cross-over from the biplane to the monoplane fighter.
Metal replaced wood in aircraft structures, the monoplane layout replaced the biplane , and a variety of specialized refinements were incorporated in fighter design.
These are fearless people who are strapped to rigs on the top wing of a 1940s biplane while the aircraft performs a sequence of loops, rolls and turns in front of air show crowds across the country.
Fighter development in Europe was rapidly changing the way American designers were regarding their aircraft and it was obvious the day of the biplane combat aircraft was over.
The two-seat biplane was the standard basic and primary training aircraft at fields in the United States during the war.
The craft is a biplane flying boat that is thought to have been designed and built immediately after the Great War.
The biplane came to rest inverted after the right wing dragged the ground during the attempted off-airport emergency landing.
Grumman created Design 7, which was a single-engine biplane amphibian with landing gear that retracted into its large central float.
In rapid sequence, the heavily-loaded single-engine aircraft, seven monoplanes and one biplane , were sent on their way.