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10/07/1938 Howard Hughes flies around the world in 91 hours

Howard Hughes was a daring pilot who set several aviation world records, including a flight around the world in 91 hours. He made this flight with 4 crew members accompanying him. They departed from Floyd Bennett Field, Long Island NY in a Lockheed 14 Lodestar Monoplane. They covered 14,672 in 3 days and 19 hours.