The first century of the aerospace and defense industry history, chronicled on nearly 500,000 pages of articles, photographs and advertisements, is now available in the newly-launched Aviation Week & Space Technology archive. Every page is contained within a fully searchable, living archive available for desktop, laptop and smartphone devices. Better yet? Free access is available to visitors through 2016, compliments of Aviation Week, in partnership with Boeing, which sponsored the archive in a multi-year deal.

Aviation Week’s archive is a gold mine of inspiration and education,” said John Tracy, Chief Technology Officer, Boeing. “There’s so much to learn and enjoy in this authoritative and remarkably illustrated archive – it is literally the journal of the aerospace industry and its impact on the world. For Boeing’s centennial year, we aim to celebrate our rich legacy and more importantly inspire a new generation of aerospace visionaries. Helping expand Aviation Week’s content into a digital format is a great example of how we are achieving that goal.