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Tag Archives: Bleriot

CIRCUIT OF BRITAIN AIR RACE—1911

THE WORDS Brooklands and Brighton resonate today with historic motorsports: the wonderful Brooklands Museum and the annual London-to-Brighton Run for veteran cars. Back in 1911, these two locales were only … Continue reading

August 4, 2016 · Leave a comment

LEARN TO FLY

A SHOW of hands, please, of all who have ever wanted to learn how to fly. I thought so. And, like me, maybe, what with one thing and another, you’ve … Continue reading

January 14, 2013 · Leave a comment