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This Day in Aviation History December 6th, 1957 First flight of the Lockheed L-188 Electra.

First flight of the Lockheed L-188 Electra. This Day in Aviation History December 6th, 1957 First flight of the Lockheed L-188 Electra. The Lockheed L-188 Electra is an American turboprop airliner built by Lockheed. First flown in 1957, it was the first large turboprop airliner built in the United States. Initial sales were good, but …

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