Noel Wien

Aviation Pioneer Noel Wien Full Name: Noel Wien


Profession: Aviation Pioneer
Why Famous: The founder of Wien Air Alaska, Alaska's first airline, he introduced the airplane to Alaska, which over the years became the primary mode of transport in the vast and thinly populated state.

Born: June 8, 1899
Star Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Lake Nebagamon, Wisconsin, USA

Died: July 19, 1977 (aged 78)

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