This Day in History Entry #197

November 14th, 2012 by Wordsman

Now the captain had started to flip
Hearing of this unorthodox trip
“I don’t sail on your plane!
I don’t bike on your train!
Why on earth would you fly off my ship?”

Event: Eugene Ely performs the first successful takeoff from a ship
Year: 1910
Learn more:

Posted in This Day in History | No Comments »

Leave a Comment

Please note: Comment moderation is enabled and may delay your comment. There is no need to resubmit your comment.