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UA 555.05 James D. Rorabaugh, Jr. Collection

UA 555.05 James D. Rorabaugh, Jr. Collection
Title: UA 555.05 James D. Rorabaugh, Jr. Collection
Caption: Collection Photograph # UA 555.05.01 - CDR John Rodgers and crew of PN-9 in Hawaii, September 1925
Description: CDR John Rodgers and crew of PN-9 in Hawaii, September 1925. They were attempting to fly non-stop from San Francisco, California to Honolulu but were forced down when they ran out of fuel and sailed all but the remaining twenty miles with a makeshift sail made from wing fabric.
Accession #: UA 555
Catalog #: UA 555.05
Donor: James D. Rorabaugh, Jr.
Copyright Owner: NHHC
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