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First eastward trans-Pacific flight from Australia to the United States of America flown by Charles Kingsford Smith, landing at Wheeler Field, Honolulu, Hawaii, 29 October-3 November 1934 [picture]
Bib ID 4347209
Format PicturePicture, OnlineOnline
Online Versions
Description 1934 
5 photographs : b&w ; 8.3 x 11 cm. or smaller. 
Summary

Collection of photographs includes images of Kingsford Smith's, Lady Southern Cross a Lockheed Altair monoplane on the airstrip at Wheeler Field and undergoing repairs and maintenance in the hangar.

Notes

Title devised by cataloguer based on inscriptions and other reference sources.

Also available online http://nla.gov.au/nla.obj-147923402

Source of Acquisition Donated by the Heidlebaugh family, 2008. 
Subjects Kingsford-Smith, Charles, 1897-1935.  |  Transpacific flights -- Photographs.  |  Lockheed aircraft -- Photographs.  |  Aviation mechanics (Persons) -- Hawaii -- Honolulu -- Photographs.  |  Wheeler Army Air Field (Hawaii) -- Photographs.
Occupation Aircraft pilots.  |  Aviation mechanics (persons).

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