Transatlantic flight from East to West

Transatlantic flight from East to West

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  • 1928 TRANSATLANTIC FLIGHT OF THE BREMEN AIRCRAFT 1928 70742

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Aviators Günther von Hünefeld, Hermann Köhl, and James Fitzmaurice flew from Dublin to Greenly Island in the Strait of Belle Isle, missing their intended destination, New York. They used Junkers W 33 aircraft named Bremen. Flying across the Atlantic Ocean from East to West is more is more difficult because of the prevailing winds.

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