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26 43 [I] bali 2016-01-03 10:18:00 [I] Aircraft Type Santos-Dumont 14-bis
[I] Aviator Santos-Dumont
FIRST: officially recognized airspeed record set by Alberto Santos-Dumont with his 14-bis with an airspeed of 41 km/h on 12 November, 1906.
27 42 [I] bali 2016-01-03 10:17:00 [I] Aircraft Type Blériot XI
[I] Aviator Blériot
FIRST: airplane flight across the English Channel by Louis Blériot on July 25, 1909.
28 41 [I] bali 2016-01-03 10:16:00 [I] Aircraft Type Nieuport IV FIRST: pilot to fly a loop was Pyotr Nesterov in a Nieuport IV, on September 9, 1913.
29 40 [I] bali 2016-01-03 10:15:00 [I] Airline St. Petersburg - Tampa Airboat Line FIRST: scheduled airline using a winged aircraft was SPT Airboat Line, providing service between St. Petersburg and neighboring Tampa across Tampa Bay in 1914.
30 39 [I] bali 2016-01-03 10:14:00 [I] Aircraft Type Voisin III FIRST: aircraft to shoot down another aircraft: a French Voisin III, piloted by Sergeant Joseph Frantz and Corporal Louis Quénault, engaged a German Aviatik B.II near Rheims on October 5, 1914.
31 38 [I] bali 2016-01-03 10:13:00 [I] Aircraft Type Sopwith Pup FIRST: landing by an airplane on a moving ship by Edwin Dunning in a Sopwith Pup, landed on HMS Furious on August 2, 1917.
32 37 [I] bali 2016-01-03 10:12:00 [I] Aircraft Type Vickers Vimy
[I] Aviator Alcock
FIRST: non-stop transatlantic flight by Alcock and Brown on a modified Vickers Vimy from St. John's, Newfoundland, to Clifden, Ireland, on June 14-15, 1919.
33 36 [I] bali 2016-01-03 10:11:00 [I] Aircraft Type Airco DH.4 FIRST: aerial refueling by an Airco DH.4B biplane of the United States Army Air Service, refuelled another DH.4B in mid-air on June 27, 1923.
34 35 [I] bali 2016-01-03 10:10:00 [I] Aircraft Type Ryan NYP Spirit of St. Louis
[I] Aviator Lindbergh
FIRST: solo non-stop transatlantic flight by Charles Lindbergh, flying the Spirit of St. Louis, made the 33-hour journey from New York to Paris on May 20-21, 1927.
35 34 [I] bali 2016-01-03 10:09:00 [I] Aircraft Type Lockheed Vega
[I] Aviator Earhart
FIRST: female pilot to fly solo across the Atlantic Ocean was Amelia Earhart, in a Lockheed Vega 5B, flew from Harbour Grace, Newfoundland, to Culmore, Ireland, on May 20, 1932.
36 33 [I] bali 2016-01-03 10:08:00 [I] Aircraft Type Heinkel He 178 FIRST: flight by a turbojet-powered aircraft was a Heinkel He 178, piloted by Erich Warsitz, on August 27, 1939.
37 32 [I] bali 2016-01-03 10:07:00 [I] Aircraft Type Messerschmitt Me 262 Schwalbe / Sturmvogel FIRST: Messerschmitt Me 262 was the world's first operational jet-powered fighter aircraft, with first flight (with jet engines) on 18 July, 1942.
38 31 [I] bali 2016-01-03 10:06:00 [I] Aircraft Type Arado Ar 234 FIRST: The Arado Ar 234 was the world's first operational jet-powered bomber, first flying on 15 June 1943.
39 30 [I] bali 2016-01-03 10:05:00 [I] Aircraft Type Bell X-1
[I] Aviator Yeager
FIRST: human to break the sound barrier in level flight was Chuck Yeager in a Bell X-1 on October 14, 1947.
40 29 [I] bali 2016-01-03 10:04:00 [I] Aircraft Type Boeing B-50 Superfortress
[I] Airport KNFW
FIRST: nonstop around-the-world flight by B-50A Superfortress Lucky Lady II, commanded by Capt. James Gallagher, flew around the world from 26 February to 2 March 1949, taking off and landing at Carswell AFB, Texas.
41 28 [I] bali 2016-01-03 10:03:00 [I] Aircraft Type Aérospatiale-BAC Concorde FIRST: supersonic scheduled passenger flight by Concorde, two simultaneous maiden flights from London to Bahrain and from Paris to Rio de Janeiro on January 21, 1976.
42 27 [I] bali 2016-01-03 10:02:00 [I] Aircraft Type Rutan 76 Voyager FIRST: non-stop, un-refueled fixed-wing aircraft flight around the Earth by Dick Rutan and Jeana Yeager on December 14-23, 1986.
43 26 [I] bali 2016-01-03 10:01:00 [I] Aircraft Type Scaled Composites 311 Global Flyer
[I] Aviator Fossett
FIRST: solo non-stop fixed-wing aircraft flight around the Earth by Steve Fossett on a Virgin Atlantic GlobalFlyer, between February 28 and March 3, 2005.
44 25 [I] rimme 2015-02-27 14:13:56 [I] Aircraft D-EFTY This Aircraft is a Klemm Kl 25 and crashed in 2014
45 24 [I] spaschke 2013-12-03 22:41:28 [I] Aircraft Type SIAI-Marchetti FN-333 Riviera http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DN9pF9dwaTU FN33 flying in California. History in comments
46 23 [I] spaschke 2013-12-03 22:38:43 [I] Aircraft Type SIAI-Marchetti FN-333 Riviera The FN.333 Riviera was originally developed by the Nardi Company at Aeroporto Forlanini, Milan, Italy. The first prototype Riviera was registered I-KISS, and was a three-seat aircraft. This plane made its maiden flight on 4 December, 1952.
47 22 [I] BErlodu 2013-07-27 18:36:19 Engine JPX 85 CV
48 21 [I] bali 2013-04-10 00:16:02 [I] Aircraft CS-AJC Plane used for aerobatics, see: http://www.citabria.pt.vu/
49 20 [I] scimart 2013-03-31 23:11:10 [I] Aircraft BGA-2520 BGA 2520 was based at the London Gliding Club (Dunstable) from new but operated privately by a syndicate.
50 19 [I] bali 2012-12-23 21:44:46 [I] Aircraft C-GKRU Currently the oldest registered aircraft in the database.
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