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50 aircraft that changed the world

Ron Dick

50 aircraft that changed the world

by Ron Dick

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Published by Boston Mills Press in Richmond Hill, Ont, Buffalo, N.Y .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Aeronautics,
  • Aéronautique,
  • Biographies,
  • Airplanes,
  • Histoire,
  • Pilotes d"aéronef,
  • Avions,
  • Air pilots,
  • Biography,
  • History

  • About the Edition

    Presents a survey of the fifty most influential aircraft along with profiles of their pilots and designers.

    Edition Notes

    Other titlesFifty aircraft that changed the world
    StatementRon Dick and Dan Patterson
    ContributionsPatterson, Dan, 1953-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsTL670.3 .D53 2010
    The Physical Object
    Pagination208 p. :
    Number of Pages208
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25097536M
    ISBN 101554076587
    ISBN 109781554076581
    LC Control Number2011499586
    OCLC/WorldCa496484701

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    Four Aircraft That Changed the World The dawn of the aviation age during the early 20th Century had a tremendous impact on the course of human history. The Wright Brothers’ first flight set in motion a chain of development that eventually led to man landing on the moon and sending spacecraft to other worlds. Events. Arrow Air is founded.; The Piper Aircraft Corporation purchases the Stinson Aircraft Company; The Brazilian Navy begins to reestablish an air arm of its own when an aeronautics directorate is created within the Ministry of the Navy.; January. The Pan American Airways Corporation officially renames itself Pan American World Airways, the name the airline had begun to use for itself.


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