Tag: Charles Lindbergh

Did French Pilots Beat Charles Lindbergh’s Transatlantic Flight Record?

Parisian officials reportedly erected a plaque that suggests French pilots beat Charles Lindbergh’s 1927 record for the first transatlantic flight by two weeks — but American aviation historians maintain “Lucky Lindy” was first.

Charles Lindbergh: Long Island’s Lucky Loner

A look back at Lindbergh, his famous flight and Long Island as the cradle of aviation.