Thursday, March 03, 2005

He did it!

Millionaire adventurer Steve Fossett landed safely Thursday at the airport where he started his nonstop, round-the-world flight, becoming the first ever to complete such a mission solo and without refueling. The Virgin Atlantic GlobalFlyer touched down at 1:49 p.m. CT Thursday at the Salina airport in central Kansas, just over 67 hours after Fossett began his one-man odyssey Monday evening. In all, Fossett travelled 23,000 miles (36,800 kilometers) around the world. More...

NOTE- I am sick with a fever right now, so today's posts will not be as long as usual.