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An American Airlines DC-3 at La Guardia Airport. (Photo by Matthew Smith)
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On This Day in Aviation History

Today in Aviation History: October 23rd

Posted October 23, 2014 by NYCAviation Staff

A number of firsts today: First heavier-than-air flight in Europe, first use of a plane in warfare, first transcontinental service between New York and Los Angeles, an American Airlines DC-3 collides with a B-34 bomber, and more…

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On This Day in Aviation History

On This Day in Aviation History: October 19th

Posted October 19, 2011 by NYCA Admin

TWA flies its first scheduled nonstop transcontinental service, Dallas Love Field is opened by the Army, aviation pioneer Eugene Ely is killed, and more…






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