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Land of the Mayas: Gonzalez Mural in New Orleans Lakefront Airport

The “Land of the Mayas” mural depicts a Sikorsky plane flying over the Pyramids of the Magician in Uxmal, Mexico. Igor Sikorsky, originally from Ukraine, established the Sikorsky Corporation in 1925, in Connecticut. ┬áSikorsky is likely most remembered for developing … Continue reading

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