First Successful Non-stop Trans-Pacific Air Flight

First Successful Non-stop Trans-Pacific Air Flight (HM1CM7)

Location: Oakland, CA 94621 Alameda County
Country: United States of America

N 37° 43.633', W 122° 12.307'

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On Tuesday, June 28, 1927, at 7:08 a.m. Lieutenant Lester J. Maitland and Lieutenant Albert F. Hegenberger, Air Corps United States Army, took off from Oakland Municipal Airport on the first successful non-stop trans-Pacific air flight arriving at Wheeler Field, Schofield Barracks, Island of Oahu, Territory of Hawaii, on Wednesday, June 29, at 6:29 a.m., (Honolulu Time) covering a distance of 2416 miles.
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HM NumberHM1CM7
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Date Added Saturday, September 13th, 2014 at 8:24am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)10S E 570046 N 4175847
Decimal Degrees37.72721667, -122.20511667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 37° 43.633', W 122° 12.307'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds37° 43' 37.98" N, 122° 12' 18.42" W
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Area Code(s)510, 925
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 9171-9465 Earhart Rd, Oakland CA 94621, US
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