Billy Mitchell's War with the Navy: The Army Air Corps and

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I start the way Eric does sometimes when he has too many films to include…with number 11. A little more than 10 years after the first powered flight by the Wright brothers in 1903, there was dogfighting over Europe; 20 years later, commercial aviation began; 30 years later, there were routine passenger flights; 40 years later, jet aircraft; 44 years later, level, supersonic flight; 50 years later, the possibility of atomic powered aircraft; 60 years later, Mach 3 planes; and 70 years later, the Concorde.

Pages: 288

Publisher: Naval Institute Press (February 15, 2014)


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