- 11 months ago
While jet aircraft thunder across Arizona skies today, just over a century ago daring “bird men” challenged gravity in rickety contraptions of wire, wood, and cloth. Historian and award-winning author William Kalt III, talks about Arizona's “flying firsts” during the early days of aviation, as documented in his new book, “High in Desert Skies: Early Arizona Aviation”. William is also the author of “Tucson was a Railroad Town: The Days of Steam in the Big Burg on the Main Line."
This Big Blend Radio interview originally aired live on BlogTalkRadio.com, on July 28, 2017.