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01/03 18:43 CET

Argentine whiz kid to homemade helicopter guru

Argentine whiz kid to homemade helicopter guru

(AFP) - Growing up in a small town on the Argentine plains, Augusto Cicare was so fascinated by flight that he took apart his mother's old bedframe and turned it into the fuselage of a helicopter.That first flying machine, which Cicare built with a small motor when he was 18, hovered just a few centimeters above the ground. But he kept…