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Registration / Serial:3
Aircraft Original Type:Bréguet 19
Aircraft Generic Type:Bréguet 19
Aircraft Version:Bréguet 19 Super Bidon
Operator / Titles:France - Air Force
C/n (msn):3
Aircraft Name:Point d'Interrogation
City / Airport:Paris - Le Bourget (LFPB / LBG)Map
Country:France
Collection:Musée de l'Air et de l'Espace
Photo Date:5 June 1971
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Photo ID:66630
View count: 25
This aircraft was the first to make a non-stop westbound transatlantic crossing. On 1-2 September 1930 "Point D'Interrogation" flew 3900 miles from Le Bourget to New York City in 37 hours. The type is sometimes quoted as the Breguet 19 TF for 'Transatlantic Flight'.
Registration / Serial:3
Aircraft Version:Bréguet 19 Super Bidon
Operator / Titles:France - Air Force
C/n (msn):3
City / Airport:Paris - Le Bourget (LFPB / LBG)
Photo Date:5 June 1971
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Registration / Serial:F-AKCD
Aircraft Original Type:Bréguet 19
Aircraft Generic Type:Bréguet 19
Aircraft Version:Bréguet 19 Super Bidon
Operator / Titles:France - Air Force
C/n (msn):1
Aircraft Name:Point d'Interrogation
City / Airship Base:Chalais-Meudon - Airfield / Airship Base (closed)Map
Country:France
Collection:Musée de l'Air et de l'Espace - Chalais Meudon
Photo Date:1 June 1975
Photo by:Mick BajcarContact
Photo ID:55729
View count: 34
Prior to the move of the Musee de l'Air to Le Bourget, many aircraft were stored or displayed at Chalais Meudon. This Breguet, named "Point d'Interrogation" set a world distance record of 4,912 miles (7905 km) in September 1929 by flying from Le Bourget to Manchuria. In 1930 it completed the first successful East-West crossing of the Atlantic, flying from Paris to New York.
Registration / Serial:F-AKCD
Aircraft Version:Bréguet 19 Super Bidon
Operator / Titles:France - Air Force
C/n (msn):1
City / Airship Base:Chalais-Meudon - Airfield / Airship Base (closed)
Photo Date:1 June 1975
Photo by:Mick BajcarContact