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Reaching New Heights

Helping mankind expand its horizons, a plane equipped with a GE supercharger set a new altitude record of 40,800 feet. Back on the ground, GE built the world’s largest electrical installation at the Panama Canal, vastly improving shipping times. In the home, many daily foods were given a new lease on life with GE’s latest addition to the long line of household conveniences: the refrigerator.

  • 1900