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DUBUQUE AVIATION SCHOOL. Pioneering aviation effort in Dubuque. The school was formed in the early 1900s by [[LOETSCHER, John Andrew|John Andrew LOETSCHER]] and Samuel Simmert.
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DUBUQUE AVIATION SCHOOL. A pioneering aviation effort in Dubuque, the school was formed in the early 1900s by [[LOETSCHER, John Andrew|John Andrew LOETSCHER]] and Samuel Simmert. Loetscher built three airplanes between 1914 and 1916 of which one was a "flying boat" for the school. (1)
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1. Swenson, Jim, "Taking Flight," ''Telegraph Herald'', December 17, 2017, p. 37
  
 
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Latest revision as of 15:45, 25 November 2020

DUBUQUE AVIATION SCHOOL. A pioneering aviation effort in Dubuque, the school was formed in the early 1900s by John Andrew LOETSCHER and Samuel Simmert. Loetscher built three airplanes between 1914 and 1916 of which one was a "flying boat" for the school. (1)

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1. Swenson, Jim, "Taking Flight," Telegraph Herald, December 17, 2017, p. 37