1947 in aviation

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This is a list of aviation-related events from 1947:

Events

January

March

April

May

June

  • June 17 - Pan Am begins a New York to San Francisco service flying west-to-east around almost the entire globe.
  • June 19 - Col Albert Boyd sets a new official world airspeed record of 623.62 mph (1,003 km/h) in a Lockheed P-80 Shooting Star. (This is still marginally slower than unofficial German speed records in rocket-powered aircraft during World War II).

July

August

September

October

First flights

January March
  • Lavochkin La-156
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Entered service

April August October November
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Oct. 26-Nov.7 - Rhulin A. Thomas made the first solo coast-to-coast flight by a deaf pilot.




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