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Closeup of the Space Shuttle Challenger STS-6 patch.
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On This Day in Aviation History

April 4th in Aviation History: Space Shuttle Challenger’s Maiden Spaceflight

Posted April 4, 2012 by Matt Molnar

Space Shuttle Challenger makes her maiden spaceflight, a US Air Force C-5 crashes in Vietnam, the USS Akron airship crashes near New Jersey, and more…

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On This Day in Aviation History

On This Day in Aviation History: November 2nd

Posted November 2, 2011 by Matt Molnar

Howard Hughes flies the Spruce Goose for the first and only time, the ISS gets its first residents and more…

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