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NEW ZEALANDER RICHARD PEARSE—FIRST TO FLY?

WHO WAS the first person to fly? Do balloonists count? What about piloting a glider? Was it Icarus? Orville or Wilber Wright? And what about New Zealander Richard Pearse? There’s evidence … Continue reading

March 22, 2014 · Leave a comment