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17/08/1978 US balloonists' record Atlantic crossing

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UPITN 18 8 78 TRANSLATLANTIC BALLOONISTS PRESS CONFERENCE

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Special - 1978 Flight Of Double Eagle II - 1st Trans-Atlantic Balloon Crossing imasportsphile.com

Double Eagle II, piloted by Ben Abruzzo, Maxie Anderson, and Larry Newman, became the first balloon to cross the Atlantic Ocean when it landed in Miserey near Paris, 137 hours 6 minutes after leaving Presque Isle, Maine.
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