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Nicole Maines, pictured at the GLAAD Media Awards in 2016, has been cast as the first transgender superhero on television. She will play Nia Nal on the CW's 'Supergirl.' Charles Sykes/Charles Sykes/Invision/AP hide caption

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Former Swiss pilot Yves Rossy, known as Jetman, is the first person to fly a jet-fitted wing. Kamran Jebreili/AP hide caption

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Ever Dream You Could Fly? 'Jetman' Has. Let Him Tell You About It

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