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The ability to fly is one of man's greatest yearnings the freedom that would come from being able to go wherever, whenever would be unmatched. Lesson 1 – evolution of flight preface the study of aerospace engineering would not be complete without a basic understanding of the history of aerospace. The first non-stop journey takes place on saturday, almost 80 years after it involved 31 stopovers. I just thought of this today in vertebrates, three groups have developed flight, reptiles, birds (i know, i know they're sort of reptiles), and mammals.
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