George Hubert Wilkins


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Noun1.George Hubert Wilkins - Australian who was the first to explore the Arctic by airplane (1888-1958)George Hubert Wilkins - Australian who was the first to explore the Arctic by airplane (1888-1958)
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THE MAKING OF AN EXPLORER: GEORGE HUBERT WILKINS AND THE CANADIAN ARCTIC EXPEDITION 1913-1916.
In 1998, the group successfully retraced a 1928 trans-Arctic flight by Sir George Hubert Wilkins and Alaska pioneer aviator Ben Eielson.
George Hubert Wilkins is only slightly better known in the United States where, as Sir Hubert Wilkins, he lived the latter part of his life.