Aviation in North Dakota

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Aviation in North Dakota
Aviation in the United States
North Dakota
North Dakota State Flag
Airports
Commercial – primary 5
Commercial – non-primary 3
General aviation 45
Other public-use airports 37
Military and other airports 2
First flight
19 July 1910

Aviation in North Dakota takes place around the state's 89 public airfields, including 8 commercial airports. Notable North Dakota aviators include Carl Ben Eielson, Bruce Peterson, and James Buchli.

North Dakota's first aeronautical event was the flight of a Wright Model B on July 19, 1910 at the Grand Forks Air Meet flown by Wright Exhibition Team member Archibald Hoxsey.[1]

Lucky Bob and a drawing of his airplane, 1911.

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A Wright Model B on display

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  • Fargo Born James Buchli flew aboard four Space Shuttle Missions

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References[edit]

  1. ^ "1910 air meets". Archived from the original on 21 April 2011. Retrieved 31 May 2011. 
  2. ^ "First Airplane Flight Fargo ND". Retrieved 31 May 2011. 
  3. ^ "GRAND FORKS AVIATORS ARE SUCCESSFUL". GRAND FORKS DAILY HERALD. 13 July 1911. 
  4. ^ Cathy Langemo. Bismarck, North Dakota. 
  5. ^ Nancy Capace. Encyclopedia of North Dakota. 
  6. ^ K.C. KHURANA. AVIATION MANAGEMENT: Global Perspectives. 
  7. ^ http://www.yellowpages.com/grand-forks-nd/mip/cirrus-aircraft-8708552?lid=8708552
  8. ^ Frank H. Ellis. Canada's flying heritage. 
  9. ^ Aerial age weekly. 4 September 1916.  Missing or empty |title= (help)
  10. ^ http://goo.gl/maps/DO6VD
  11. ^ http://www.goodrich.com/Goodrich/Enterprise/About-Goodrich/ch.Locations.transform?State=ND&BU=N%2FA&submit=Submit&Country=N%2FA&SEG=N%2FA[permanent dead link]
  12. ^ http://www.ideal-aerosmith.com/contact/index.aspx
  13. ^ https://www.appareo.com/cat/secondarymenu/contact/
  14. ^ "North Dakota Aviation Council". Retrieved 31 May 2011. 
  15. ^ Jerry Cooper, Glenn Smith. Citizens as Soldiers: A History of the North Dakota National Guard.