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First person to fly in an airplane?


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2010-02-27 00:57:52
2010-02-27 00:57:52

Igor Sikorsky was the first person to fly in an airplane, in his 1913 airplane called "The Grand." The Wrights were the first people to fly an airplane, but you fly ON a Wright Flyer--it's very open. Sikorsky invented the enclosed cockpit.

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