Remembering the Pioneers

Remembering the Pioneers

Konstantin Tsiolkovsky
Konstantin Tsiolkovsky

Before the first flight of the Wright brothers, Tsiolkovsky published an article titled, ‘Exploration of outer space by means of rocket devices.’ He later became known as one of the fathers of rocketry.

Remembering the Pioneers Sep 1, 2021
Neil J Armstrong
Neil J Armstrong

Neil J Armstrong, BASc, was born in Alvinston, Ontario on April 15, 1920.

Remembering the Pioneers Jun 1, 2021
Captain John Hedley
Captain John Hedley

The remarkable story of the "luckiest man alive."

Remembering the Pioneers Feb 1, 2021
Sir Alliott Verdon Roe
Sir Alliott Verdon Roe

Edwin Alliott Verdon Roe was responsible for designing the first aircraft with an enclosed cabin and patented the control column. During World War I, thousands of AVRO 504 biplanes served in combat and as training aircraft.

Remembering the Pioneers Dec 1, 2020
Horatio Philips
Horatio Philips

Many inventors, including the Wright brothers, applied the principles discovered in Horatio Philips' experiments.

History Oct 1, 2020