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Prince Rupert Sitka, laska Seward, Alaska Chignik, Alaska

Up the valley of the Danube River and across the plaines of Hungary,
on their way to Budapest. 
PICTORIAL HISTORIES


A large crowd inspects the DWVs at the Vienna, Austria,
 Aurstria, main airport.
C.V. GLINES

Lt. Ogden unveils the French Tricolor flag landed at LeBourget
Aero-drome in Paris.
  PETER M. BOWERS COLLECTION


Lt. Oga huge crowd awaited the world fliers at Paris, Le Bourget Aerodrome.   PETER M. BOWERS COLLECTION


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 "From Army Video"


Lt. Ogden with a tin of Mobiloil, finishes servicing his plane at Paris.   C.V. GLINES


Lt. Wade conferring with French officials upon his arrival in Paris. PETER M. BOWERS COLLECTION

Two of the airmen, wearing the short pants they had picked up in India, are greeted upon their arrival in Paris. Ogden is on the left, Nelson on the right.  PETER M. BOWERS COLLECTION

General John J. Pershing entertains the fliers on July 15 at the famous Paris restaurant Foyot's PETER M. BOWERS COLLECTION


The three DWCs just before takeoff from Paris on July 16. the next stop would be London. PETER M. BOWERS COLLECTION

One of the World Cruisers flies formation with a British Passenger plane en-route from Paris to London. French planes escorted the Cruisers to the English Channel.

U.S. AIR FORCE MUSEUM

A crowd surrounds the fliers and planes when they
arrived at Croydon  Airport near London.
 
"From Army Video"

 

Photos from the book:  "The First Flight Around The World"         Enhanced by: Vern Bouwman


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