1909 in aviation

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On November 4, 1909, as a joke to prove that pigs could fly, John Moore-Brabazon makes the first live cargo flight by airplane when he puts a small pig in a waste-paper basket tied to a wing-strut of his airplane.

This is a list of aviation-related events from 1909:

Events[edit]

January–March[edit]

April–June[edit]

July–September[edit]

The Zeppelin LZ 3, a few seconds before landing.

October–December[edit]

The then Prince Albert of Belgium congratulates baron Pierre de Caters at the Antwerp Aviation Week
(23 October- 2 November)

First flights[edit]

January[edit]

May[edit]

June[edit]

August[edit]

Entered service[edit]

March[edit]

August[edit]

References[edit]

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  3. ^ Fryer, Jonathan (September 2008). "Where British aviation began". The Journal of Kent History 67: 18–19. 
  4. ^ Robinson, Douglas H., Giants in th Sky, Henley-on-Thames: Foulis, 1973. ISBN 0 854 29145 8
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  8. ^ "Three Men in an Aeroplane." Flight, 19 June 1909.
  9. ^ a b Donald, David, ed., The Complete Encyclopedia of World Aircraft, New York: Barnes & Noble Books, 1997, ISBN 0-7607-0592-5, p. 52.
  10. ^ Calder, Nigel, The English Channel, New York: Viking Penguin Inc., 1986, ISBN 0-14-010131-4, p. 188.
  11. ^ Brotak, Ed, "When Birds Strike," Aviation History, May 2016, p. 49.
  12. ^ Cameron, Dugald; Galbraith, Roderick; Thomson, Douglas (2003). From Pilcher to the planets: aspects of Glasgow and the West of Scotland's early contribution to aviation as seen against the history of flight and a view of the art of engineering. University of Glasgow. ISBN 9780852167786. 
  13. ^ Francillon, René J., Japanese Aircraft of the Pacific War, Annapolis, Maryland: Naval Institute Press, 1979, ISBN 0-87021-313-X, p. 29.
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  15. ^ a b Tabulated Performances, &c at the Rheims MeetingFlight4 September 1909
  16. ^ Whitehouse, Arch, The Zeppelin Fighters, New York: Ace Books, 1966, no ISBN number, p. 33.
  17. ^ "The Curtiss Aeroplane in Flight". The Globe and Mail. 3 September 1909. p. 1. 
  18. ^ Elliott, Robbins (1988). The Ontario Book of Days. Toronto: Dundurn Press. p. 111. ISBN 1-55002-033-1. 
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  22. ^ Phythyon, John R., Jr., Great War at Sea: Zeppelins, Virginia Beach, Virginia: Avalanche Press, Inc., 2007, p. 43.
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  24. ^ "Aviation History Facts: October". centennialofflight.net. 
  25. ^ Blake, Richard. The Book of Postal Dates, 1635-1985. Caterham: Marden. p. 20. 
  26. ^ "Baroness de Laroche". 
  27. ^ Phythyon, John R., Jr., Great War at Sea: Zeppelins, Virginia Beach, Virginia: Avalanche Press, Inc., 2007, p. 44.
  28. ^ Ch. 8, Pg 224-238 (PDF). 
  29. ^ Whitehouse, Arch, The Zeppelin Fighters, New York: Ace Books, 1966, no ISBN number, pp. 28-29.
  30. ^ "Hans Grade monoplane". Magdeburg Museum of technology. Retrieved 31 January 2014.