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Aviation in North Dakota
Aviation in the United States
North Dakota
North Dakota State Flag
Airports
Commercial – primary5
Commercial – non-primary3
General aviation45
Other public-use airports37
Military and other airports2
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.

Events

A Wright Model B on display

Aerospace Industry

Aircraft Manufacturers

Components

Flight Schools

Airports

Commercial Service

People

  • James Buchli, born in Fargo, flew aboard four Space Shuttle missions.

Organizations

Government and Military

Museums

Gallery

References

  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. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 2013-04-04. Retrieved 2013-06-06.CS1 maint: Archived copy as title ( link)
  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.