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On This Day in Aviation History: October 15th

Posted October 15, 2009 by Matt Molnar

Today marks a number of aeronautical milestones: The first balloon flight, the first French airmail flight, the first nonstop flight across the South Atlantic, the first transatlantic flight by an airship, birthdays celebrated by Air India and LaGuardia Airport, the first hijacking of a Soviet airliner, and the launch of the Cassini probe!

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