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Fire the musket...
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there seems to be quite a bit of controversy over whether Brown really went out on the wings to de-ice the engines....most people think that that would have been impossible because of the position of the propellers.....   
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Anyway, Alcock and Brown "landed" in Ireland......the first non-stop flight across the Atlantic!!  




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