Passing of an aviation legend


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Edward “Ed” J. Swearingen, who worked with aviation pioneers Dee Howard and Bill Lear, and started his own company developing, among others, the Swearingen Merlin and Metro series, died Thursday of complications following hip surgery at 88.

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A more complete story of his aviation career,
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