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The Bell Aircraft Corporation X-1-2 sits on the Rogers Dry Lakebed at Muroc Air Force Base, California in 1949.
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On This Day in Aviation History

Today in Aviation History: March 10th

Posted March 10, 2012 by NYCAviation Staff

The first flight to exceed 1,000 mph, US forces firebomb Tokyo, the world’s first nighttime flight, and more…

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K9795, the 9th production Mk I Supermarine Spitfire, with 19 Squadron in 1938
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On This Day in Aviation History

Today in Aviation History: March 5th

Posted March 5, 2012 by NYCAviation Staff

Southwest Airlines Flight 1455 overruns at Burbank, launches of Landsat 3 and Explorer 2, crashes of BOAC 911, Palair Macedonian 301, Lake Central, first flight of the Spitfire and lots more.

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