From Balloons to Drones

From Balloons to Drones


‘From Balloons to Drones’ is an online scholarly platform that seeks to provide analysis and debate about air power history, theory, and contemporary operations in their broadest sense including space and cyber power.

Recent Episodes

  • 42: "They weren't told they were being recruited for space," Cathy Lewis on Soviet Cosmonauts

    1 month ago
  • 41: "The airplane just blew up into several pieces!" - Lee Ellis on the Romance Stories of POWs

    2 months ago
  • 40: "Check Six": Historian Questions and Answers

    3 months ago
  • 39: "My Airplane is Plunging to the Ground!" - Colonel Kim Campbell

    4 months ago
  • 38: "This Cannot Go On": The "Race Riot" on the USS Kitty Hawk - Marv Truhe

    5 months ago
  • 37: "Your grandfather was a spy!" - The USAF Security Service - Philip Shackelford

    6 months ago
  • 36: Tal Tovy: Origins of the F-14 Tomcat and F-15 Eagle

    7 months ago
  • 35: The Vietnam War 50 Years Later - Michael E. Weaver

    9 months ago
  • 34: Best Aviation and Air Power Books of the Year - Dr Ross Mahoney

    10 months ago
  • 33: Origins of Air Power - Larry Burke

    11 months ago