Aviation Allusions, Definition, Citation, Reference, Information - Allusion to Aviation

  1. Kitty Hawk site of first manned, powered flight (1903). [Am. Hist.: Jameson, 563]
  2. Lafayette Escadrille American aviators assisting Allies in WWI. [Am. Hist.: Jameson, 273]
  3. Night Flight relates the harrowing experiences of early airmail pilots on South American routes. [Fr. Lit.: Magill III, 687]
  4. Red Baron nickname given to Baron Richthofen. [Aviation: EB, VIII: 574]
  5. Smilin’ Jack comic strip pilot who solves crimes. [Comics: “Smilin’ Jack” in Horn, 624–625]
  6. Spirit of St. Louis Charles Lindbergh’s plane. [Am. Hist.: Jameson, 287]
  7. Wright brothers creators-aviators of first manned aircraft (1903). [Am. Hist.: Jameson, 563]