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Images from: Explorers, Daredevils and Record Setters

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Airmail Pilots: Firsts and Legends

Amelia Earhart

Antarctic Aerial Exploration

Arctic Aerial Exploration


Bessie Coleman

Charles Lindbergh

Chuck Yeager

Clyde "Upside-Down" Pangborn

Dick Rutan, Jeana Yeager, and the Flight of the Voyager

Douglas "Wrong Way" Corrigan

Early Exhibition Aviators

Florence Lowe "Pancho" Barnes

Glenn Curtiss' Achievements

Harriet Quimby

Hollywood Stunt Fliers

Hughes Hughes, Jr.--The Record Setter

Jacqueline "Jackie" Cochran

James H. "Jimmie" Doolittle--Outstanding Man of Aviation

Jean Gardner Batten

Joseph Kittinger

Louis Bleriot's Record-setting Flight Across the English Channel

Major Trophy Races of the Golden Age of Air Racing

Reaching Down Under: Record Setting Flights to Australia

Reims Air Meet

Roscoe Turner

The First U.S. Airshows--the Air Meets of 1910

The Gee Bees: the Planes, Their Designers, and Their Pilots

The Ninety-Nines

The Vin Fiz--First U.S. Transcontinental Flight

Wiley Post

Wing Walkers


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