Aviation in Wisconsin

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Aviation in Wisconsin
Aviation in the United States
Wisconsin ANG tail.jpg
Airports
Commercial – primary8
Commercial – non-primary6
General aviation74
Other public-use airports45
Military and other airports1
First flight
November 2, 1909

Aviation in Wisconsin refers to the aviation industry of the American Midwestern state of Wisconsin.

Wisconsin's first aeronautical event was a flight of a Curtiss aircraft by Arthur Pratt Warner on November 2, 1909 in Beloit.[1]

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  1. ^ "Wisconsin First Flight". Wisconsin Public Television. Archived from the original on November 10, 2009. Retrieved March 29, 2011.
  2. ^ "When Sputnik Crashed in Wisconsin Half a century later, the town of Manitowoc commemorates its biggest day ever". Retrieved September 1, 2014.
  3. ^ Biggest Annual U.S. Air Show to Salute NASA's 50th Anniversary NASA, July 23, 2008
  4. ^ "Basler BT-67". Archived from the original on April 30, 2011. Retrieved March 29, 2011.
  5. ^ "Air Wisconsin". Archived from the original on August 7, 2011. Retrieved March 29, 2011.
  6. ^ F. Robert Van der Linden. Airlines and air mail: the post office and the birth of the commercial aviation.
  7. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on April 4, 2011. Retrieved 2011-03-30.CS1 maint: archived copy as title (link)
  8. ^ http://www.dot.wisconsin.gov/modes/air.htm#general
  9. ^ "Wisconsin State Patrol". Archived from the original on January 3, 2011. Retrieved March 29, 2011.
  10. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on April 26, 2011. Retrieved March 30, 2011.CS1 maint: archived copy as title (link)
  11. ^ Associated Press (January 24, 2010). "SC Johnson unveils new architectural showpiece". Chicago Tribune. Retrieved January 25, 2010.[permanent dead link]
  12. ^ Blair Kamin (January 27, 2010). "Meeting Mr. Wright: Norman Foster's new Fortaleza Hall at S.C. Johnson & Son converses winningly with the old master". Chicago Tribune. Retrieved January 29, 2011. In 1935, Herbert F. Johnson, then the company's president, flew the original model of the S-38 from Racine to the Brazilian city of Fortaleza in search of a lasting source of wax from the carnauba palm tree.