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J.A.D. McCurdy

and the Silver Dart: Canada's 'First Aerial Navigator'

"Address given at Toronto March 31, 1954 as guest of University of Toronto Faculty of Aeronautics"

McCurdy's speech included information on his flight from Key West, Florida, to Havana, Cuba, in 1911; the longest flight to date over open water (pages 7-10).

Date: 31 March 1954

Reference: J.A.D. McCurdy Nova Scotia Archives 2007-058 vol. 001 no. 173

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