Glenn Curtiss

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United States industrialist and aviation pioneer (1878-1930)

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William Trimble's exhaustive biography of aviation pioneer Glenn Curtiss certainly drives the reader to that conclusion.
What Glenn Curtiss would think of supersonic F/A 18 Hornets taking off from the deck of a nuclear-powered carrier far at sea can only be imagined.
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For example, the Wright brothers were terrified of their father; Samuel Langley was a competitor and a tyrant; and Glenn Curtiss was named for the town where he was born.
Glenn Curtiss was number five, one slot ahead of Charles Lindbergh, and you've never heard of Glenn Curtiss, have you?
Airplanes gained flaps after aviation pioneer Glenn Curtiss invented the aerilon.
Glenn Curtiss raced his popular Curtiss pusher aircraft, equipped with Goodrich airplane tires, at that first Paris exhibition in 1909 at Le Grand Palais.
The legacy company of Glenn Curtiss and the Wright brothers, Curtiss-Wright has a long tradition of design and manufacturing innovation along with long-standing customer relationships.
1) For Curtiss' early career, see the author's Hero of the Air: Glenn Curtiss and the Birth of Naval Aviation (Annapolis, MD.
Gordon Ellison, who had been given pilot training by Glenn Curtiss, became Naval Aviator No.
The other guys in the race were guys like the Wright brothers and Glenn Curtiss.
Legacy Buildings(SM) 730 and 731 in the series, are being constructed on approximately 15 acres bounded by Central Avenue, Glenn Curtiss Street and University Drive.
Nassau County Department Of Public Works Is Requesting Proposals From Firms To Provide Professional Construction Management And Inspection Services For Painting And Rehabilitation Of Glenn Curtiss Blvd.
The "Sneak Preview" of the Glenn Curtiss Mansion located at 500 Deer Run in Miami Springs is scheduled Sunday, April 1st, 2012 from 1 p.