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On This Day in Aviation History

On This Day in Aviation History: December 26th

Posted December 26, 2011 by Phil Derner Jr.

A big day for the Russians, as Aeroflot begins Il-86 flights, the Tu-144 begins operations, and the first Soviet flight exceeding the sound barrier.

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