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San Antonio Express-News
May 1Geography of genius Though never a Prince fan, I respected him as an artist.
May 1
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 2 days ago
Geography of genius Though never a Prince fan, I respected him as an artist. Just as the Wright Brothers and Thomas Edison hailed from Ohio, there is much that can still be said about centrifugal creativity spun from the Midwest into the vast... Read more
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Spartanburg Herald-Journal
Making house calls to MonticelloOur guide, Josh, while more than competent, was counting down the final hours t
Making house calls to Monticello
Spartanburg Herald-Journal / Posted 2 days ago
Our guide, Josh, while more than competent, was counting down the final hours to his next assignment, expounding on the Wright Brothers at the Dayton Aviation Heritage Museum in Ohio. So, on a scale of 1 to 10, just how knowledgeable are... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
Weekly Road Construction Reporton an as-needed basis. Flaggers will assist with traffic control as needed. Est
Weekly Road Construction Report
The Chattanoogan / Posted 4 days ago
on an as-needed basis. Flaggers will assist with traffic control as needed. Estimated project completion date is May 2017. [Wright Brothers Const. Co. /Pruett/CNN279] SR-320 (East Brainerd Road) grading, drainage, installation of signals,... Read more
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Newton Daily News
Spring readingSaved Civilization” a seven. A book that I could not put down, even though we
Spring reading
Newton Daily News / Posted 4 days ago
Saved Civilization” a seven. A book that I could not put down, even though we all know the historical ending, is “The Wright Brothers” by David McCullough. I’ve read every book by McCullough. His American history and prose is second to none.... Read more
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Leominster Champion
‘Chronicle’ reporter to discuss famous feuds at library | April 29, 2016is still being fought — by Lexington and Concord? From the colonial era, throug
‘Chronicle’ reporter to discuss famous feuds at library | April 29, 2016
Leominster Champion / Posted 4 days ago
is still being fought — by Lexington and Concord? From the colonial era, through early aviation (Connecticut claims the Wright Brothers are wrong), to Red Sox- Yankees and present-day food fights, Ted Reinstein tells us, with his trademark... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Trump mocks Cruz choice of Fiorina for VPagents guard Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump after a man rushed
Trump mocks Cruz choice of Fiorina for VP
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 4 days ago
agents guard Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump after a man rushed the stage during a campaign rally at the Wright Brothers Aero Hangar at Dayton International Airport in Vandalia, Ohio. Thomas DiMassimo, a 22-year-old Wright State... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Rio exhibit celebrates Brazil's 'first' man in flightto a man who while weighing a mere 110 pounds (50 kg) was a giant of aviation.
Rio exhibit celebrates Brazil's 'first' man in flight
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 4 days ago
to a man who while weighing a mere 110 pounds (50 kg) was a giant of aviation. Although perhaps less well known than the Wright brothers in the United States, Dumont is celebrated in Brazil as no less than the true first pilot. On October 23,... Read more
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Breitbart
Solar Plane Circumventing Globe to Demonstrate 5G is Nearpropellers. Each of the electric motors over an optimum 24-hour cycle can prod
Solar Plane Circumventing Globe to Demonstrate 5G is Near
Breitbart / Posted 5 days ago
propellers. Each of the electric motors over an optimum 24-hour cycle can produce about the same thrust as the 1903 Wright Brothers Flyer for an average cruising speed of about 40 miles an hour. Although the clean energy crowd cheered the... Read more
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Evening Standard
Apparently you meet ‘The One’ three times in your lifetimeFranklin / D&D London Various locations What better for a romantic meal than
Apparently you meet ‘The One’ three times in your lifetime
Evening Standard / Posted 6 days ago
Franklin / D&D London Various locations What better for a romantic meal than oysters? And where better to get them than Wright Brothers? The restaurant group also sells wholesale and has its own oyster farm in Cornwall. While the original... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
Bluefield, North Carolina native is flying high as director of aviation museumof the remaining C130s is here. We received the one we have almost two years ag
Bluefield, North Carolina native is flying high as director of aviation museum
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 6 days ago
of the remaining C130s is here. We received the one we have almost two years ago." The museum also has a replica of the Wright Brothers "First in Flight" airplane. All of these aircraft certainly have their place in history, but it may be... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
Bluefield native is flying high as director of aviation museumof the remaining C130s is here. We received the one we have almost two years ag
Bluefield native is flying high as director of aviation museum
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 6 days ago
of the remaining C130s is here. We received the one we have almost two years ago." The museum also has a replica of the Wright Brothers "First in Flight" airplane. All of these aircraft certainly have their place in history, but it may be... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
Airport leasing more land to guard Armory consolidation relocating equipmentSwanson, airport director of finance and administration, said the 2.5 acres of
Airport leasing more land to guard Armory consolidation relocating equipment
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 6 days ago
Swanson, airport director of finance and administration, said the 2.5 acres of land adjacent to the armory at 1500 Wright Brothers Blvd. SW will be paved to provide parking for heavy equipment. The airport will receive annual rent of... Read more
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WWAY 3 Wilmington
2.7M visited Outer Banks National Park sites in '15from across the country came to the Cape Hatteras National Seashore, the Fort R
2.7M visited Outer Banks National Park sites in '15
WWAY 3 Wilmington / Posted 10 days ago
from across the country came to the Cape Hatteras National Seashore, the Fort Raleigh National Historic Site and the Wright Brothers National Memorial. The most popular National Park Service sites in North Carolina are the Blue Ridge Parkway... Read more
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WBTV Charlotte
2.7M visited Outer Banks National Park sites in '15from across the country came to the Cape Hatteras National Seashore, the Fort R
2.7M visited Outer Banks National Park sites in '15
WBTV Charlotte / Posted 10 days ago
from across the country came to the Cape Hatteras National Seashore, the Fort Raleigh National Historic Site and the Wright Brothers National Memorial. The most popular National Park Service sites in North Carolina are the Blue Ridge Parkway... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
2.7M visited Outer Banks National Park sites in '15from across the country came to the Cape Hatteras National Seashore, the Fort R
2.7M visited Outer Banks National Park sites in '15
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 10 days ago
from across the country came to the Cape Hatteras National Seashore, the Fort Raleigh National Historic Site and the Wright Brothers National Memorial. The most popular National Park Service sites in North Carolina are the Blue Ridge Parkway... Read more
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The News & Observer
2.7M visited Outer Banks National Park sites in '15from across the country came to the Cape Hatteras National Seashore, the Fort R
2.7M visited Outer Banks National Park sites in '15
The News & Observer / Posted 10 days ago
from across the country came to the Cape Hatteras National Seashore, the Fort Raleigh National Historic Site and the Wright Brothers National Memorial. The most popular National Park Service sites in North Carolina are the Blue Ridge Parkway... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
2.7M visited Outer Banks National Park sites in '15from across the country came to the Cape Hatteras National Seashore, the Fort R
2.7M visited Outer Banks National Park sites in '15
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 10 days ago
from across the country came to the Cape Hatteras National Seashore, the Fort Raleigh National Historic Site and the Wright Brothers National Memorial. The spending analysis was conducted by economists from the U.S. Geological Survey and the... Read more
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PhysOrg
Before fusion—a human history of fireRecent developments in nuclear fusion, which has long promised a full replaceme
Before fusion—a human history of fire
PhysOrg / Posted 10 days ago
Recent developments in nuclear fusion, which has long promised a full replacement for burning, have inspired calls for a "Wright brothers moment" to show the world what is possible. Together fusion and solar power promise to replace the human need... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
Traffic controllers, other pilots recount harrowing exchange with doomed pilotsit to the airport." He hailed the pilots. Again, no response. The plane, carr
Traffic controllers, other pilots recount harrowing exchange with doomed pilots
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 10 days ago
it to the airport." He hailed the pilots. Again, no response. The plane, carrying seven passengers, took off from Dayton-Wright Brothers Airport at 2:13 p.m. headed for Akron on an expected 34-minute flight. The pilots made contact with a... Read more
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The Aero-News Network
Aviation’s Birthplace Is Still ThereDavid McCullough—Wright Brothers’ Factory Important To World Aviation history
Aviation’s Birthplace Is Still There
The Aero-News Network / Posted 10 days ago
David McCullough—Wright Brothers’ Factory Important To World Aviation history is fascinating, in part, because it’s so short, and so well documented. If we have to define a center for our Aero-Verse it would have to be Dayton, Ohio, and in this... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
Weekly Road Construction Reporton an as-needed basis. Flaggers will assist with traffic control as needed. Est
Weekly Road Construction Report
The Chattanoogan / Posted 10 days ago
on an as-needed basis. Flaggers will assist with traffic control as needed. Estimated project completion date is May 2017. [Wright Brothers Const. Co. /Pruett/CNN279] SR-320 (East Brainerd Rd.) grading, drainage, installation of signals,... Read more
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Daily Mail
Pluto’s mesmerising ‘halo craters' revealedthis feature is enormous. The feature, known as Wright Mons, was informally na
Pluto’s mesmerising ‘halo craters' revealed
Daily Mail / Posted 11 days ago
this feature is enormous. The feature, known as Wright Mons, was informally named by the New Horizons team in honor of the Wright brothers. If it is in fact a volcano, as suspected, it would be the largest such feature discovered in the outer... Read more
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CBC.ca
No, Limp Bizkit will not be playing a show at an Ohio gas stationthe show "fradulent." Dayton is the sixth largest city in Ohio — home to around
No, Limp Bizkit will not be playing a show at an Ohio gas station
CBC.ca / Posted 11 days ago
the show "fradulent." Dayton is the sixth largest city in Ohio — home to around 143,000 people — and is known for the Wright Brothers' invention of flight. This hoax poster was widely circulated on social media. It was also included in the... Read more
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Spartanburg Herald-Journal
Kite festival soars into Spartanburg Countyof arch top kites. The carriage was capable of speeds of up to 20 mph. 3. Afte
Kite festival soars into Spartanburg County
Spartanburg Herald-Journal / Posted 12 days ago
of arch top kites. The carriage was capable of speeds of up to 20 mph. 3. After years of research and experimentation, the Wright Brothers tested their flying-machine as a kite before they flew it as the first manned airplane in 1903. 4. In 1972,... Read more
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ABC News
Last Night in New Yorkfailed to "Keep Keating" in 1964. ‏@mattfleg: Cruz speech had a bit of a "We D
Last Night in New York
ABC News / Posted 12 days ago
failed to "Keep Keating" in 1964. ‏@mattfleg: Cruz speech had a bit of a "We Didn't Start the Fire" feel. Moon landing, Wright Brothers, Lincoln, JFK, Steve Jobs. @daveweigel: # of senators who endorsed Rubio: 5 # of them who have endorsed Cruz... Read more
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KXXV Waco
Actor helps dedicate Tom Hanks motion pictures centerPulitzer Prize-winning historian is collaborating with Hanks on an HBO miniseri
Actor helps dedicate Tom Hanks motion pictures center
KXXV Waco / Posted 12 days ago
Pulitzer Prize-winning historian is collaborating with Hanks on an HBO miniseries based on McCullough's latest book, "The Wright Brothers." "I think that the Wright brothers are a lesson in history if ever there was," said the recipient of the... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
Rare 1906 letter from Wilbur Wright up for auctionfuture plans with his brother Orville, but he wrote a lot about defending their
Rare 1906 letter from Wilbur Wright up for auction
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 12 days ago
future plans with his brother Orville, but he wrote a lot about defending their patent of their "flying machine." The Wright brothers began accusing competitors of stealing their design, which caused them to start suing for patent infringement... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Education, Innovation and Helicopter Dreamsaviation industry today. As readers might have figured, the two brothers are mo
Education, Innovation and Helicopter Dreams
AllAfrica.com / Posted 12 days ago
aviation industry today. As readers might have figured, the two brothers are more popularly known by their surname as "the Wright brothers", the fathers of modern aviation. What did the Wright brothers have in common with likes of Kaziyake and... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Actor helps dedicate Tom Hanks motion pictures centerPulitzer Prize-winning historian is collaborating with Hanks on an HBO miniseri
Actor helps dedicate Tom Hanks motion pictures center
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 12 days ago
Pulitzer Prize-winning historian is collaborating with Hanks on an HBO miniseries based on McCullough's latest book, "The Wright Brothers." "I think that the Wright brothers are a lesson in history if ever there was," said the recipient of the... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Actor helps dedicate Tom Hanks motion pictures centerPulitzer Prize-winning historian is collaborating with Hanks on an HBO miniseri
Actor helps dedicate Tom Hanks motion pictures center
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 12 days ago
Pulitzer Prize-winning historian is collaborating with Hanks on an HBO miniseries based on McCullough's latest book, "The Wright Brothers." "I think that the Wright brothers are a lesson in history if ever there was," said the recipient of the... Read more
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NBC26 Green Bay
Tom Hanks dedicates motion pictures centerPulitzer Prize-winning historian is collaborating with Hanks on an HBO miniseri
Tom Hanks dedicates motion pictures center
NBC26 Green Bay / Posted 12 days ago
Pulitzer Prize-winning historian is collaborating with Hanks on an HBO miniseries based on McCullough's latest book, "The Wright Brothers." "I think that the Wright brothers are a lesson in history if ever there was," said the recipient of the... Read more
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KMGH 7 Denver
Tom Hanks dedicates motion pictures centerPulitzer Prize-winning historian is collaborating with Hanks on an HBO miniseri
Tom Hanks dedicates motion pictures center
KMGH 7 Denver / Posted 12 days ago
Pulitzer Prize-winning historian is collaborating with Hanks on an HBO miniseries based on McCullough's latest book, "The Wright Brothers." "I think that the Wright brothers are a lesson in history if ever there was," said the recipient of the... Read more
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KIVI Boise
Tom Hanks dedicates motion pictures centerPulitzer Prize-winning historian is collaborating with Hanks on an HBO miniseri
Tom Hanks dedicates motion pictures center
KIVI Boise / Posted 12 days ago
Pulitzer Prize-winning historian is collaborating with Hanks on an HBO miniseries based on McCullough's latest book, "The Wright Brothers." "I think that the Wright brothers are a lesson in history if ever there was," said the recipient of the... Read more
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WRTV Indianapolis
Tom Hanks dedicates motion pictures centerPulitzer Prize-winning historian is collaborating with Hanks on an HBO miniseri
Tom Hanks dedicates motion pictures center
WRTV Indianapolis / Posted 12 days ago
Pulitzer Prize-winning historian is collaborating with Hanks on an HBO miniseries based on McCullough's latest book, "The Wright Brothers." "I think that the Wright brothers are a lesson in history if ever there was," said the recipient of the... Read more
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KGTV San Diego
Tom Hanks dedicates motion pictures centerPulitzer Prize-winning historian is collaborating with Hanks on an HBO miniseri
Tom Hanks dedicates motion pictures center
KGTV San Diego / Posted 12 days ago
Pulitzer Prize-winning historian is collaborating with Hanks on an HBO miniseries based on McCullough's latest book, "The Wright Brothers." "I think that the Wright brothers are a lesson in history if ever there was," said the recipient of the... Read more
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Boston Herald
Actor helps dedicate Tom Hanks motion pictures centerPulitzer Prize-winning historian is collaborating with Hanks on an HBO miniseri
Actor helps dedicate Tom Hanks motion pictures center
Boston Herald / Posted 12 days ago
Pulitzer Prize-winning historian is collaborating with Hanks on an HBO miniseries based on McCullough's latest book, "The Wright Brothers." "I think that the Wright brothers are a lesson in history if ever there was," said the recipient of the... Read more
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Eyewitness News 3 Hartford
Actor helps dedicate Tom Hanks motion pictures centerPulitzer Prize-winning historian is collaborating with Hanks on an HBO miniseri
Actor helps dedicate Tom Hanks motion pictures center
Eyewitness News 3 Hartford / Posted 12 days ago
Pulitzer Prize-winning historian is collaborating with Hanks on an HBO miniseries based on McCullough's latest book, "The Wright Brothers." "I think that the Wright brothers are a lesson in history if ever there was," said the recipient of the... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
Tom Hanks coming to Dayton area for Wright State dedication,...a sitcom from early in his career. Wright State grads have worked on Hanks’ “F
Tom Hanks coming to Dayton area for Wright State dedication,...
Springfield News-Sun / Posted 13 days ago
a sitcom from early in his career. Wright State grads have worked on Hanks’ “From Earth to the Moon” and “Band of Brothers.” Tom Hanks and HBO have partnered on a Wright brothers miniseries based on the David McCullough book on the Wright broth... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
If You're Not Taking Responsibility for Your Business, You Must Be Smoking 'Hopium'Like with any addiction, change starts with you. You must not blame outside for
If You're Not Taking Responsibility for Your Business, You Must Be Smoking 'Hopium'
Stamford Advocate / Posted 13 days ago
Like with any addiction, change starts with you. You must not blame outside forces. Blame just takes away your power. The Wright brothers could have blamed gravity for not being able to get an object off of the ground. Instead, they decided to... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
Tom Hanks to dedicate new Motion Pictures Center, Wright Statein Dayton, Hanks also will engage in dialogue and answer questions for film, th
Tom Hanks to dedicate new Motion Pictures Center, Wright State
Springfield News-Sun / Posted 13 days ago
in Dayton, Hanks also will engage in dialogue and answer questions for film, theater and dance students. 3. WORKING ON WRIGHT BROTHERS PROJECT: Hanks and author David McCullough will be working on their upcoming HBO miniseries based on... Read more
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The Aero-News Network
National Aviation Heritage Invitational Changes VenueThe National Aviation Hall of Fame was founded in 1962 as an Ohio non-profit co
National Aviation Heritage Invitational Changes Venue
The Aero-News Network / Posted 13 days ago
The National Aviation Hall of Fame was founded in 1962 as an Ohio non-profit corporation in Dayton, OH, the home of the Wright Brothers and the birthplace of aviation. The National Aviation Hall of Fame is dedicated to honoring individuals who... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Celebrate earth Day 2016 in Connecticutand a full-size working replica of Gustave Whitehead’s Condor which was first f
Celebrate earth Day 2016 in Connecticut
Stamford Advocate / Posted 14 days ago
and a full-size working replica of Gustave Whitehead’s Condor which was first flown in Fairfield—two years before the Wright Brothers’ flight. Find out more. less Fairfield's Earth Day Celebration, April 30 Fairfield Warde Middle... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Celebrate earth Day 2016 in Connecticutand a full-size working replica of Gustave Whitehead’s Condor which was first f
Celebrate earth Day 2016 in Connecticut
Connecticut Post / Posted 14 days ago
and a full-size working replica of Gustave Whitehead’s Condor which was first flown in Fairfield—two years before the Wright Brothers’ flight. Find out more. less Fairfield's Earth Day Celebration, April 30 Fairfield Warde Middle... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
Longtime pilot landing career with FAA award50 years and was recognized by the Federal Aviation Administration in January.
Longtime pilot landing career with FAA award
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 14 days ago
50 years and was recognized by the Federal Aviation Administration in January. The FAA presented Cole with its prestigious "Wright Brothers Master Pilot Award" to acknowledge his half-century of safe, exemplary flying. Slim and cool, calm and... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
Weekly Road Construction Reporton an as-needed basis. Flaggers will assist with traffic control as needed. Est
Weekly Road Construction Report
The Chattanoogan / Posted 17 days ago
on an as-needed basis. Flaggers will assist with traffic control as needed. Estimated project completion date is May 2017. [Wright Brothers Const. Co. /Pruett/CNN279] SR-320 (East Brainerd Rd.) grading, drainage, installation of signals,... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
Midlander achieves FAA rank of Master Pilotwhen Dick Sipp was recognized as a Master Pilot by the Federal Aviation Adminis
Midlander achieves FAA rank of Master Pilot
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 19 days ago
when Dick Sipp was recognized as a Master Pilot by the Federal Aviation Administration. Midland resident Sipp received the Wright Brothers Master Pilot Award April 7, as a result of 50 years of accident and violation-free flying and demonstrating... Read more
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Cincinnati CityBeat
Worst Week Ever! April 13-19Ohio have followed Dayton’s lead, though all have stopped short of banning non-
Worst Week Ever! April 13-19
Cincinnati CityBeat / Posted 19 days ago
Ohio have followed Dayton’s lead, though all have stopped short of banning non-essential travel to any places who think the Wright Brothers were so bored growing up in Dayton that it inspired them to risk life and limb to figure out a way to fly... Read more
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Corpus Christi Caller-Times
McCullough addresses Christus Spohn Health System Lyceumincluding "Truman," "1776," "The Path Between the Seas," "John Adams," "Morning
McCullough addresses Christus Spohn Health System Lyceum
Corpus Christi Caller-Times / Posted 19 days ago
including "Truman," "1776," "The Path Between the Seas," "John Adams," "Mornings on Horseback," and most recently, "The Wright Brothers". McCullough has received a long list of recognitions, including the Presidential Medal of Freedom and two... Read more
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Orillia Packet & Times
Biomimicry: What would nature do?such as fawns and woodcocks. Bird flight has been inspirational for many, such
Biomimicry: What would nature do?
Orillia Packet & Times / Posted 20 days ago
such as fawns and woodcocks. Bird flight has been inspirational for many, such as Icarus, Leonardo da Vinci and the Wright brothers. Fishing nets may have been copied from spider webs, and snowshoes are similar in concept to the feet of the... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Pearse replica flight attempt must wait for another daythe project in their lounge and under their bed. He believes that Pearse got o
Pearse replica flight attempt must wait for another day
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 20 days ago
the project in their lounge and under their bed. He believes that Pearse got off the ground - quite possibly before the Wright brothers in the United States in December 1903 - and he has no doubt that Pearse has not had his dues. He doesn't like... Read more
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