Lindbergh flies to Paris in 33 1/2 hours

On May 21, 1927, Charles A. Lindbergh landed his Spirit of St. Louis near Paris, completing the first solo airplane flight across the Atlantic Ocean

Lindbergh Does It! To Paris in 33 1/2 Hours;
Flies 1,000 Miles Through Snow and Sleet; Cheering French Carry Him Off Field

Crowd Roars Thunderous Welcome. Breaks Through Lines of Soldiers and Police and Surging to Plane Lifts Weary Flier from His Cockpit. Aviators Save Him From Frenzied Mob of 100,000

Paris Boulevards Ring With Celebration After Day and Night Watch — American Flag Is Called for and Wildly Acclaimed

New York Times

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