14–17 November 1965 — This Day in Aviation

Flying Tiger Line’s Boeing 707-349C N322F. (Flying Tiger Line Pilots Association)14–17 November 1965: Captains Fred Lester Austin, Jr., and Harrison Finch, two retired Trans World Airlines pilots, took off from Honolulu on a 26,230-mile (42,213 kilometer), 57 hour, 27 minute flight around the world—from Pole to Pole! The pair leased a brand new Boeing 707-349C,…

via 14–17 November 1965 — This Day in Aviation

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