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On This Day in Aviation History

On This Day in Aviation History: July 29th

Posted July 29, 2010 by Matt Molnar

In 1930, the first transatlantic flight takes off from England. In 1967, the carrier USS Forrestal catches fire in the Gulf of Tonkin. In 1985, Space Shuttle Challenger launches with Coke and Pepsi on board.

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