Thousands of Chinese junks greet the world fliers upon their arrival at Shanghai, China.
These vessels proved to be a real hindrance when the aircraft tried to take off.
PETER M. BOWERS COLLECTION
anchored in the bay at Shanghai on June 4, 1924.
MUSEUM OF FLIGHT - WADE COLLECTION #SEB-63
One of the DWCs enters the land-locked harbor at Hong Kong.
Photos from the book:
"The First Flight Around The World"