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Wills’s Aviation Card #77 – “Curtiss” Hydro-Aeroplane.

History Behind The Card: “Curtiss” Hydro-Aeroplane. Card #77 of 85, W.D.& H.O Wills, Aviation series 1911, Vice Regal – Black-back issue Glenn Hammond Curtiss, in Hammondsport, New York, United States of America, May 21, 1878 – July 23, 1930, Buffalo, New York, United … Continue reading

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Curtiss HS-2L – First Bush Plane

On this date on August 28, 1920, the first ambulance flight in Northern Canada took place, when W.R. Maxwell in a Curtiss HS-2L flew J.W. Thompson from Moose Factory to Remi Lake (near Cochrane), Ontario for hospitalization, suffering from mastitis … Continue reading

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