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Antoine de Saint-Exupéry Was Born an Aristocrat and Died a Renowned Aviator and one of the World’s Most Beloved Authors Antoine de Saint-Exupéry was born into …

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Pancho Barnes Lived Her Life Throttle to the Firewall – and Wouldn’t Have it Any Other Way On July 22, 1901, Florence Leontine Lowe was born …

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John Knudsen “Jack” Northrop Fought Tooth and Nail for His Company, and the Flying Wing Concept Jack Northrop was born in Newark, New Jersey …

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A truly gifted engineer, Hugo Junkers work in aviation truly began at the age of nearly 50. Hugo Junkers was born on February 3, …

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Glenn Curtiss, the real Fastest Man Alive. Some people are born for greatness, others for happiness, and still others for love. Glenn Hammond Curtiss was …

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Astronaut John Glenn Dies at 95: less than two months after the death of famed pilot Bob Hoover, the aviation and aerospace community suffers …

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Bessie Coleman’s Impact on Woman and Minority Roles in Early Aviation Was Immeasurable. No better loved Queen in history had come from more humble …

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The Unusual Life of the First Aerial Stuntman Began and Ended at the Base of Fillmore Hill Early Life on Mission Street, San Francisco, …

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Bob Hoover’s remarkable time in aviation saw him fly airplanes as a test pilot, combat pilot, and aerobatic pilot. Good news for those who …

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Robert DeLaurentis: Zen Pilot, or Insanity in a 1997 Piper Malibu Mirage Flying over the Bay of Bengal, the calm exterior of the nano ceramic-coated …