TITLE

Escape From WAKE ISLAND

AUTHOR(S)
Thompson, James
PUB. DATE
July 2012
SOURCE
Sea Classics;Jul2012, Vol. 45 Issue 7, p18
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on China Clipper which was inaugurated in 1935 and flew from San Francisco, California to Philippines. It informs that clippers first flew over the Atlantic but with competition with French Latecoere flying boats it started to fly over the pacific with the approval of Pan American Airways Corp. chief Juan Trippe. It also informs about a film by Warner Bros. Inc. starring Humphrey Bogart on Martin Model 130 NC14716 China Clipper.
ACCESSION #
76407012

 

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