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The Pilot Radio - a Stinson aircraft with engines made by the Wright Brothers - after a successful flight to Bermuda took a tour of South America and the Caribbean, passing through The Bahamas on the way to complete their journey in Miami, However, their journey came to an end with a crash in mangroves in Exuma.

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ERIC WIBERG: Historic plane falls short of ambitious goal in Exuma

IN 1930, two significant historical aircraft, one with a life-long crippled man as radio operator, the other with a single-handing Australian aviatrix, crashed in The Bahamas, in Andros and Exuma.


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