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Bell X-22 experimental aircraft
March 20, 1945 – 72 years ago the Bell Model 30 Ship 3 NX41860 first flight was performed by Bell’s Chief Test Pilot Floyd Carlson. Ship 3 was the final design and test vehicle for the now famous Model 47.
Video: USS Akron airship aircraft carrier with F9C Sparrowhawks.
February 16, 1944 – First flight of the Curtiss SC-1 Seahawk.
Get to Know Niagara USA: Niagara Aerospace Museum
NASA Remembers Gene Cernan on Twitter
January 5, 1945 – First rescue in a Bell Helicopter
Very first Santa delivery in a Bell Helicopter. December 1945.
World’s Fastest Plane Crashes (1956)
Bell X-2 & Colonel Frank Everest Newsreel – 1956