Events, 1928, Flights, Transpacific, Fokker F.VIIB-3m "Southern Cross" (Kingsford-Smith), Route Map. [photograph]


Collection Item Summary:

Map, US Department of the Navy, Hydrographic Office, "North Pacific Ocean, Eastern Part", 121st Ed., May 1925, used in conjunction with the 1928 flight of the Fokker F.VIIB/3M "Southern Cross". Signed by W. B. Voortmeyer, May 31, 1928. Handwritten annotations at lower right: Original Flight Map carried on the "Southern Cross" prepared by me and donated to the Smithsonian Institute on May 31, 1948, c/o Paul E. Garber, Curator."

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  • Endurance flights
  • Aeronautics
  • Maps

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National Air and Space Museum Archives

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