Tuesday, November 13, 2007

Schneider Reaches Goal

Schneider Reaches Goal.

Lands at Los Angeles in Record Junior Cross-Country Flying Time.

Los Angeles, August 18, 1930 (Associated Press) Eddie Schneider, 18, of Jersey City, brought his plane to a landing at the municipal airport at 7:13 o'clock, Pacific Standard Time (11:13 o'clock, New York Time), tonight to finish his transcontinental flight and establish a new junior record of 29 hours 41 minutes, flying time.

Source: New York Times; August 19, 1930; page 3

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