Round-the-World Flights

Pan American's 50th Anniversary Round-the-World Over Both Poles Flight

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747 SP Clipper "New Horizons"
Pan American World Airways celebrated its 50th Anniversary by flying round-the-world over both the North and South poles. This flight set several aviation speed records certified by the Federation Aeronautique Internationale. Itinerary: Departed San Francisco, CA 10/28/77 over the North Pole 10/29/77 London, England 10/29/77 Capetown, South Africa 10/29/77 over the South Pole 10/30/77 Auckland, New Zealand 10/30/77 Arrived San Francisco, CA 10/30/77

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