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1912 in aviation

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

This is a list of aviation-related events from 1912:

A French dirigible.
A French dirigible.

Events

January–March

April–June

July–September

October–December

Births

  • 6 November – Whitney Straight, American-born British Air Commodore, motor racing driver and businessman (d. 1979).

Deaths

First flights

January

February

March

April

May

August

Entered service

Notes

  1. ^ a b Layman 1989, p. 15.
  2. ^ Chant, Chris, The World's Great Bombers, New York: Barnes & Noble Books, 2000, ISBN 0-7607-2012-6, p. 13.
  3. ^ a b Franks, Norman, Aircraft vs. Aircraft: The Illustrated Story of Fighter Pilot Combat From 1914 to the Present Day, London: Grub Street, 1998, ISBN 1-902304-04-7, p. 9.
  4. ^ a b Daniel, Clifton, ed., Chronicle of the 20th Century, Mount Kisco, New York: Chronicle Publications, 1987, ISBN 0-942191-01-3, p. 158.
  5. ^ a b Daniel, Clifton, ed., Chronicle of the 20th Century, Mount Kisco, New York: Chronicle Publications, 1987, ISBN 0-942191-01-3, p. 159.
  6. ^ "Blackstock, Joe, "Fowler Tried Harder But Was Only the Second Flier To Cross the Nation By Airplane," Inland Valley Daily Bulletin, May 14, 2012". Archived from the original on 2012-05-17. Retrieved 2012-05-28.
  7. ^ Roy, "Jacksonville's Role in First Cross-Country Flight in 1912," The Florida Times Union, February 28, 2012.
  8. ^ "The Late Mr Grahame Gilmour". Flight: 172. 1912-02-24.
  9. ^ Védrines Regains the Speed Record Flight 2 March 1912.
  10. ^ Layman 1989, p. 17–18.
  11. ^ a b World War I Centennial: Bombs Over Libya
  12. ^ Daniel, Clifton, ed., Chronicle of the 20th Century, Mount Kisco, New York: Chronicle Publications, 1987, ISBN 0-942191-01-3, p. 160.
  13. ^ Brotak, Ed, "When Birds Strike," Aviation History, May 2016, p. 46.
  14. ^ "Today in History," Washington Post Express, April 16, 2012, p. 34.
  15. ^ APS News: "This Month in Physics History: April 17, 1912: Victor Hess’s balloon flight during total eclipse to measure cosmic rays"
  16. ^ The Troplitanian War 1911–1912
  17. ^ a b Layman 1989, p. 17.
  18. ^ "The Naval Review and the Aviators", Flight: 442, 18 May 1912
  19. ^ a b Thetford, Owen, British Naval Aircraft Since 1912, Sixth Edition, Annapolis, Maryland: Naval Institute Press, 1991, ISBN 1-55750-076-2, p. 10.
  20. ^ O'Connor, Derek, "'An Outstanding American Citizen,'" Aviation History, March 2017, p. 52.
  21. ^ Knapp, Walter, "The Marines Take Wing," Aviation History, May 2012, p. 50.
  22. ^ a b Francillon, René J., Japanese Aircraft of the Pacific War, Annapolis, Maryland: Naval Institute Press, 1979, ISBN 0-87021-313-X, p. 37.
  23. ^ Layman 1989, p. 13.
  24. ^ Siegel, Nan, "Renaissance Man Melvin Vaniman", Aviation History, July 2012, p. 53.
  25. ^ Kenney, Kimberly, "A Thousand Miles By Airship", Aviation History, July 2012, p. 53.
  26. ^ Robertson 1967, p. 37
  27. ^ a b Layman 1989, p. 111.
  28. ^ Anonymous, "Today in History," The Washington Post Express, August 1, 2013, p. 26.
  29. ^ "Aeroplane Tests: First Prizes Won By Mr. Cody., British Successes". The Times (39992). London. 31 August 1912. p. 4, column A.
  30. ^ "Sir Francis McClean Pioneer Aviator". Obituaries. The Times (53297). London. 1955-08-12. p. 11, column C.
  31. ^ The Army FatalitiesFlight 14 September 1912
  32. ^ Daniel, Clifton, ed., Chronicle of the 20th Century, Mount Kisco, New York: Chronicle Publications, 1987, ISBN 0-942191-01-3, p. 165.
  33. ^ The Gordon Bennett Cup Flight 21 September 1912
  34. ^ Pawlak, Debra Ann, "The Baroness of Flight," Aviation History, July 2008, p. 17.
  35. ^ Godal, Anne Marit (ed.). "Kjeller flyplass". Store norske leksikon (in Norwegian). Oslo: Norsk nettleksikon. Retrieved 2013-10-09.
  36. ^ Sikorsky, Igor (1944). The Story of the Winged-S. New York: Dodd, Mead & Company. p. 48. ISBN 9781258163556.
  37. ^ Peattie 2001, p. 5-6.
  38. ^ The first was on 1 November 1911.
  39. ^ Layman 1989, p. 32.
  40. ^ Crosby, Francis, The Complete Guide to Fighters & Bombers of the World: An Illustrated History of the World's Greatest Military Aircraft, From the Pioneering Days of Air Fighting in World War I Through the Jet Fighters and Stealth Bombers of the Present Day, London: Hermes House, 2006, ISBN 9781846810008, p. 17.
  41. ^ Peattie 2001, p. 5.
  42. ^ Layman 1989, p. 33-4.
  43. ^ "airandspacemuseum.org The Brief, Bright Aviation Career of St. Louis's Tom Benoist". Archived from the original on 2010-12-21. Retrieved 2013-01-19.
  44. ^ Maksel, Rebecca (August 13, 2008). "The Father of Chinese Aviation". Air & Space. Smithsonian Institution. Retrieved August 18, 2012.

References

  • Layman, R.D., Before the Aircraft Carrier: The Development of Aviation Vessels 1849–1922, Annapolis, Maryland: Naval Institute Press, 1989, ISBN 0-87021-210-9
  • Peattie, Mark R., Sunburst: The Rise of Japanese Naval Air Power 1909–1941, Annapolis, Maryland: Naval Institute Press, 2001, ISBN 1-55750-432-6
  • Robertson, Bruce. Aircraft Markings of the World 1912–1967, Stroud, England: Harleyford Publications, 1967.
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