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June 13, 2011

Model Airplane History-Maker and APL Retiree Maynard Hill Dies at Age 85

Maynard HillMaynard Hill, APL retiree and a model airplane history-maker who flew one of his creations 1,882 miles across the Atlantic on less than a gallon of fuel, died on June 7 at age 85.

Read two illuminating obituaries about Mr. Hill's life and work in The Washington Post and The New York Times.