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Thames River in New London, Connecticut - Aerial View

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Aerial view of the Thames River in New London, Connecticut.

It was here - on the Thames River, in New London - where Howard Hughes (then about 14 years old)  took his first seaplane ride.  He loved it and developed a lifelong passion for aviation.


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Image online, courtesy NOAA (nautical charts).

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