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Erik Lindbergh's commemorative flight comes to the end
Paris, France - Charles' grandson lands in Paris
Erik Lindberg's 75th-anniversary commemoration of his grandfather's solo transatlantic flight has come to an end. He had taken off Wednesday morning from Long Island, New York, and landed this morning at 9.24 am at the airport of Paris-le Bourget, after a 17-hour flight. He took 16 hours less than his grandfather, which "Spirit of Saint Louis" - it must be remembered- was made of wood and cloth and...
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