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Wills’s Aviation Card #29 – Lilienthal Gliding Machine

History Behind The Card: Lilienthal Gliding Machine Name: Otto Lilienthal, 1848 – 1896, Anklam, Prussia (now part of Germany) Name: Gustav Lilienthal, 1849 – 1933, Anklam, Prussia Despite the two names mentioned above, this is about the palindromic Otto. Otto … Continue reading

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