Airplane Racing by Don Berliner

By Don Berliner

This can be the historical past of air racing from its beginnings in 1909 at Reims, France, to the tip of the 2008 racing season at Reno, Nevada. The background of air racing is particularly a lot the background of aviation, with glamorous pilots, a few of army repute (e.g., Jimmy Doolittle) and developers (e.g., Glenn Curtiss), machines that captivated the nationwide mind's eye, and lots of particularly unknown tinkerers and architects. This ebook follows air racing from pre-World conflict I eu races, throughout the interwar years whilst well known air races influenced army layout, and the booms and struggles of the postwar years sooner than racing came across an enduring domestic within the Nevada wilderness.

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Capito, ragazzi! Io mi sento bollire il sangue, la abbranco e lei mi stringe così forte che con le unghie mi porta via dei quadrettoni di Galles dalla schiena. Balliamo avvinghiati per due ore: quando la riaccompagno al tavolo, mi sviene tra le braccia. I FATTI: Quando Renzo rinviene, vede Di Bella che è tornato dal suo giro di perlustrazione portando sette amici, naturalmente tutti uomini. Al riprendere della musica, tutti e undici schizzano come pallottole. C'è un momento di panico, con coppie che si scontrano nella corsa alla pista.

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Neanch'io. Ieri non ho potuto studiare. » «Ah» feci io. » E così mi ritrovai sul parafango del Motom di Mulone lanciato in fuga precipitosa. Mulone guidava con assoluta perizia e padronanza, passando con disinvoltura dalla strada ai marciapiedi e quindi agli atri delle case senza fermarsi un momento. Solo in via Fondazza mi diede una gomitata in bocca per farmi cadere. «C'è un vigile» spiegò. E ci trovammo in breve davanti al Sagittario, cinema terza visione, lire duecento, dove era in cartellone "Cheng, la furia dell'Oriente", vietato minori diciotto.

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