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Tag Archives: “Jane’s Historical Aircraft from 1902 to 1916”

AERO HISTORY—A CENTURY AGO PART 2

C.G. GREY’S 1917 Jane’s summary of “modern” aeronautics seems to predate his political inclinations discussed yesterday here at SimanaitisSays. However, his views were no less outspoken in matters technical and … Continue reading

March 15, 2018 · Leave a comment

AERO HISTORY—A CENTURY AGO PART 1

“A BRIEF History of Modern Aeronautics,” by C.G. Grey, appeared as a supplement to Jane’s All The World’s Aircraft 1917. By that time, Jane’s had become the world’s authority on … Continue reading

March 14, 2018 · Leave a comment

AERIAL WHO’S WHO—1913

SOME AVIATION PIONEERS are well known, such as the Wright Brothers, Glenn Curtiss and Louis Blériot, for example. Others may be well known, but not in the context of early … Continue reading

August 1, 2016 · 4 Comments