Kurenai no Buta, Toaru Hikuushi e no Tsuioku Recommendations
both anime involvo a superb pilot with a quality that their respective societies find detestable in some way.
both also involve beautiful women who help the pilot in significant ways
If you love airplanes, you have to watch both of these.
Beautifully drawn airplanes, flight scenes and narrative. Your heart will soar.
Also, there's nothing quite like the sound of propeller plane engines, amirite?