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Malcolm Loughead formed the Alco Hydro-Aeroplane Company along with his brother, Allan Loughead. This company went on to become the Lockheed Corporation.
Loughead also invented the first hydraulic brakes in 1919; these were adopted by Duesenberg for their 1921 Model A.
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