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Incredible Flight Discoveries That You Didn't Know About





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Published on Jun 18, 2013

Test your knowledge of aviation (brought to you by GE).
Check out GE Aviation on YouTube to learn more about the future of flight


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Air France Concorde In New Zealand
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NASA's Final Space Shuttle Flight Lifts Off From Cape Canaveral
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The Wright Brothers
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Montgolfier Brothers
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Aerial Ascent
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