If you search for "Bert Acosta" +aviation, using the Google search engine, (11-7-07), you will find about 959 links! You will be able to find as much additional information on his life and career as you wish and as time permits.

Bertrand Blanchard Acosta
     This article on the Wikipedia Encyclopedia website is a good place to start in your search for more information on this important pioneer aviator. It is both comprehensive and concise and offers many links to supplementary sources. You can access it by clicking on the title.

Bert Acosta
     This article on K O Ecklund's Aerofile website offers a very helpful "Capsule Biography" of his life and career. You can access it by clicking on the title.

via email from Christina Fry, 11-5-07
Editor's Note: Christina Fry, Bert's grandaughter, is searching for more information on her grandfather. If you can offer her any help, she would be very grateful. You may contact her by E-Mail at

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