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Aviation, Billy Robinson

Billy Robinson designed and developed one of the first air-cooled radial engines, which he successfully flew from Des Moines to Kentland , Indiana in 1914, setting an American record for a nonstop flight.

Source: Iowa Heritage Digital Collections Project, Stewart Library Contributor

http://ddr.lib.drake.edu/cdm4/browse.php?CISOROOT=/grin1



 


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