Noel Wien

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Birthday
8, 1899
Birthplace
Lake Nebagamon, WI
Death Date
Jul 19, 1977 (78)
Birth Sign
Gemini
Birthday
8, 1899
Birthplace
Lake Nebagamon, WI
Death Date
Jul 19, 1977 (78)

About

Early American aviator who founded the first airline in the state of Alaska. Over the course of his career as a pilot, he flew to the Arctic Circle and the Bering Strait.

Before Fame

He worked in the early 1920s as a barnstormer and stunt pilot for Clarence W. Hinck's Federated Fliers Flying Circus.

Trivia

He founded Wien Air Alaska in 1927.

Family Life

His brothers, Sig and Ralph, were also pilots. He married Ada Bering Arthurs in 1929; together, they had three children.

Associated With

He and Amelia Earhart were both famous aviators.