Stage Flying Legend Peter Foy Passes Away

Peter Foy, the founder of Flying By Foy, who revolutionized stage flying with the development of the Inter-related Pendulum System, died February 17th in Las Vegas, NV, of natural causes. He was 79.

Foy was born on June 11, 1925 in London, England. As a child, he was fascinated by James M. Barrie's Peter Pan, a story and character that would profoundly alter the course of his life.

After the war and the completion of his military service, he went to work for Joseph Kirb

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