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- Aerospace engineering : The branch of engineering that concerns aircraft, spacecraft, and related topics.
- Aerostat : A vehicle, such as a balloon or an airship, which is lifted by buoyancy,
- Aircraft : A vehicle capable of sustained flight within the Earth's atmosphere.
- Airfoil : an object that is moved through a fluid for the purpose of creating lift.
- Airship : A buoyant aircraft that can be steered and propelled through the air.
- Fixed-wing aircraft : Vehicles that remain aloft using the lift from the flow of air over wings which are fixed in position, in relation to the rest of their structure.
- Flight (biology) : Aerial locomotion by living organisms.
- Glider : Type of unpowered aircraft that uses aerodynamic lift to slow its rate of descent.
- Helicopter : Aircraft with one or more power-driven horizontal rotors, each rotor consisting of two or more rotor blades, that enable it to take off and land vertically, move in any direction, or remain stationary in the air.
- Rotary wing aircraft : Aircraft, especially a helicopter, that is kept partially or completely airborne by airfoils rotating around a vertical axis.
- SR-71 Blackbird : An advanced, long-range, Mach 3 strategic reconnaissance aircraft developed from the Lockheed YF-12A and A-12 aircraft by the Lockheed Skunk Works.