When Did Superman First Save An Airplane in the Comics?

Amusingly enough, Action Comics #52 (by Jerry Siegel and John Sikela) was the first time that Superman was "tickled" by lightning. It also appears to be the first traditional case of Superman catching a plane...

So there ya go, George!

If anyone else has a question/suggestion for a notable comic book first, drop me a line at brianc@cbr.com!

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