Glenn Hammond Curtiss

Glenn Hammond Curtiss (HM2002)

Location: , NY Steuben County
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N 42° 23.433', W 77° 15.4'

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Born in Hammondsport N.Y.
May 21, 1878

His many accomplishments include: the first water-cooled aeronautical engine; the first seaplane; invention of the first aileron, and the first flying school. After obtaining the first aviator's license, he made the first flight over ocean water, and on May 29, 1910, he made America's first long-distance air trip by flying from Albany to New York City.
HM NumberHM2002
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Date Added Friday, July 21st, 2017 at 10:03am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)18T E 314250 N 4695606
Decimal Degrees42.39055000, -77.25666667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 42° 23.433', W 77° 15.4'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds42° 23' 25.9800" N, 77° 15' 24.0000" W
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Closest Postal AddressAt or near Cemetary Rd, NY , US
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