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100 Years Of Powered Flight In Canada  
User currently offlineFlyboyseven From Canada, joined Feb 2007, 905 posts, RR: 1
Posted (5 years 10 months 1 week 1 day ago) and read 2697 times:

On the 23rd of Febuary 1909, J.A.D McCurdy flew the Silver Dart from the frozen bay at Baddeck, Nova Scotia.

http://www.canadiancentennialofflight.ca/

Here today we honor him, and all who have come after him, flying in the skies of Canada.

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The Silver Dart


Cheers,
Graham

[Edited 2009-02-23 17:44:24]


As long as the number of take-offs equals the number of landings...you're doing fine.
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User currently offlineCXB744 From United States of America, joined Apr 2006, 232 posts, RR: 0
Reply 1, posted (5 years 10 months 1 week 23 hours ago) and read 2685 times:

Designed by Alexander Graham Bell, and the first aircraft with wheels. 100 years of wheels on planes!


What is it? It's A 747-400, but that's not important right now.
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