Tag Archives: Aviation

1967: The Flying Nun

Sally Field as Sister Bertrille in The Flying Nun (1967)

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1924: Queen of the Clouds

Otto Kuhler: Queen of the Clouds (1924)

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1944: The Drop

Albert Richards: The Drop (1944)

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1943: Balloon Site

Laura Knight: A Balloon Site, Coventry (1943)

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1973: First Strike in Space

On December 28, 1973, the crew of Skylab 4 went on strike, shutting off radio communications with NASA ground control to protest their grueling working conditions. The three astronauts—Gerald Carr, William Pogue, and Edward Gibson—left Earth on November 16, 1973, … Continue reading

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1927: A Dawn Flight

Frederick Judd Waugh: A Dawn Flight; I guessed at the date.

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1929: From a Paris Plane

Christopher Richard Wynne Nevinson: From a Paris Plane (1929)

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