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On This Day IAviation History

On this blog, V2 Aviation will post interesting facts about dates in aviation history.

Aviation has come a long way since Leonardo da Vinci drew his Vitruvian Man around 1490, now a well-known image in Human Factors. Or what to think about the famous helicopter the "aerial screw" he drew in the late 1480s?

Historical facts from the history books of aviation, you'll find them on this page! A look back, like the background picture.

Just a short read, not more than a couple of minutes of your time.

Come back regularly to learn some interesting aviation facts! 

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9th of July 2005, Blog #607

A 1943-built de Havilland DH89A Dragon Rapide was operating short pleasure flights from Duxford Aerodrome (Cambridgeshire, England) on...

2nd of July 2015, Blog #606

A 1974 built de Havilland Canada DHC-6 Twin Otter 300 was operating a series of scheduled passenger flights between several islands in...

28th of May 2003, Blog #601

With a crew of 2 and 8 passengers on board a Cessna 560 Citation had departed Hannover (Germany) for a charter flight to Leeds Bradford...

15th of May 2003, Blog #599

A Cessna 208B Super Cargomaster had completed two flights and was being readied for a positioning flight from Lorain County Regional...

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