Steve Cox has been interested in aircraft, artwork, and model making as long as he can remember. He served in the USAF as a crew chief on C-141s, and at McDonnell Douglas and Boeing as an assembly mechanic on F-15s, 747s and 767s. For the past 28 years he has been a model maker / illustrator in the Rapid Prototyping & Modeling lab at Boeing’s Development Center in Seattle.
His illustrations of new aircraft designs for Boeing, Airmaster / Avalon Aircraft, Aviator Ales, and other private clients have been published in Aviation Week, Flight international, Interavia, Ambhibious Warfare Review, International Test Pilots Association, Motor books International, and Air Classics among others. His original paintings hang in the collections of the Museum of Flight, NASA, NASM, Boeing Flight Test, and many private collections.