Air Force Photos

The Flying First
In the year of the 1st Aero Squadron's formation, Lt. Thomas D. Milling, instructor, and Lt. Fred Seydel, student, are at the controls of a Wright C., SC-16 Trainer on airfield in Texas City, Texas, May 1913. In front of the plane, 8 other soldiers in uniform and a civilian in white shirt and bow tie stand posed facing the camera. (U.S. Air Force Museum Courtesy photo)

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