"Ours is the commencement of a flying age, and I am happy to have popped into existence at a period so interesting." Amelia Earhart
Historic Aviation Firsts
Read about the incredible groundbreaking achievements in the history of aviation as you explore these stories. The people, places, objects and events in this section have cemented their place in aviation history as being the firsts of their kind.
Last updated: September 5, 2017