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Toronto’s First Aeroplane Flight – Confusing Historical Dates

What can I say… according to the Royal Canadian Air Force, on this date, September 9, 1909, pilot Charles Foster Willard made the first aeroplane flight in Toronto in the Golden Flyer aka Curtiss No. 1 aka Curtiss Golden Flyer … Continue reading

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