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Helicopter Man

Igor Sikorsky and His Amazing Invention

Series: Genius at Work! Great Inventor Biographies

By Edwin Brit Wyckoff

Leonard da Vinci drew pictures of helicopters; Wilbur Wright said they would never work. But Igor Sikorsky proved him wrong, inventing the first working helicopter and building the company that still bears his name.

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