First non-stop transatlantic flight

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“British aviators Alcock and Brown made the first non-stop transatlantic flight in June 1919.[1] They flew a modified World War I Vickers Vimy bomber from St. John’s, Newfoundland to Clifden, Ireland.”

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    Luke Magnifico

    No one cares about planes.


    It looks like they were better at flying than they were at landing


    They failed at navigation.Their primitive radio failed shortly after take off.They had limited fuel.The fact that these jokers even hit the proper Continent was a major triumph.


    Bring back the girls whit dicks.
    we all know you want to.


    I like a little airplane pron as much as the next guy, but dude.. one a day or so, ok?


    it wasn’t a non-stop flight. They stopped at the end. If they hadn’t they would still be up there.

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