Grace's Guide To British Industrial History

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Grace's Guide is the leading source of historical information on industry and manufacturing in Britain. This web publication contains 149,713 pages of information and 235,473 images on early companies, their products and the people who designed and built them.

Grace's Guide is the leading source of historical information on industry and manufacturing in Britain. This web publication contains 147,919 pages of information and 233,587 images on early companies, their products and the people who designed and built them.

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1909. At Pau with pupils. A. Leblanc, Louis Bleriot, Claude Grahame-White and A. J. Milne-Wilson.
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Alfred Leblanc (1869-1921), was a French balloonist and aviator who today is probably most famous for breaking the flight airspeed record in 1910 while flying the Blériot XI. His airspeed was calculated at 68.20 mph (109.8 km/h).

Prior to his activities as a pilot, Leblanc was assistant to Louis Bleriot and handled the logistics for Bleriot on the morning of his famous cross channel flight July 25 1909.

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