Flying Into the Record Books

March 2006
Scholastic News -- Edition 4;3/20/2006, Vol. 68 Issue 19, p3
The article presents information on a nonstop journey completed by pilot Steve Fossett in February 2006. Fossett began his trip on February 8, taking off from a runway at the Kennedy Space Center in Cape Canaveral, Florida. He used a plane called GlobalFlyer. He took 10-minute naps and drank healthful milkshakes to survive.


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