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DR. HYPOLITE LANDRY

1. DATA FILE


THE PILOT
Name : Hypolite Landry
Nationality : American

THE AIRCRAFT
Made : Beechcraft, Bonanza
Registration : N5842K
Type : All metal, low wing, retractable gear
Le,gth : 8.38 m.
Wing Span : 10.21 m.

THE FLIGHT
Departure point :Baton Rouge, Louisiana, USA
Date : May 2, 1969
Arrival : Baton Rouge
Date : May 25, 1969
Duration :13 days, 9 hours, 20 minutes
Stops : Baton Rouge (Louisiana), Hamilton (Bermuda), Santa Maria ( Azores), Madrid (Spain), Athenss (Greece), Teheran (Iran), Karachi (Pakistan), New Delhi (India), Bangkok ( Thailand), Singapore, Manilla ( Phillipines), Aguana ( Guam ), Wake Island, Honolulu (Hawaii), San Francisco, Baton Rouge
Equator : No crossings of the Equator.
Incidents/accidents : Nil

List of his 14 speed records :

DATES FROM TO DURATION SPEED
2/5/1969 Baton Rouge Hamilton 9h 30m 50s 260.10 km/h
2-5/5/1969 Baton Rouge Santa Maria 84h 14m 9s 69.94 km/h
2-6/5/1969 Baton Rouge Madrid 104h 18m 40s 73.69 km/h
2-7/5/1969 Baton Rouge Athens 130h 6m 50s 59.6 km/h
2-10/5/1969 Baton Rouge Teheran 197h 40m 50s 59.11 km/h
2-12/5/1969 Baton Rouge Karachi 240h 16m 50s 55.95 km/h
2-12/5/1969 Baton Rouge New Delhi 126h 9m 50s 53.21 km/h
2-12/5/1969 Baton Rouge Bangkok 314h 21m 50s 46.97 km/h
16-25/5/1969 Bangkok Baton Rouge 214h 2m 69.74 km/h
17-25/5/1969 Manilla Baton Rouge 190h 15m 73.33 km/h
18-25/5/1969 Aguana Baton Rouge 170h 7m 72.3 km/h
19-25/5/1969 Wake Baton Rouge 148h 14m 67.76 km/h
23-25/5/1969 Honolulu Baton Rouge 50h 6m 13s 132.54 km/h
25/5/1969 San Francisco Baton Rouge 12h 6m 245.45 km/h

Full details on the records can be found on the Site of the Fédération Aéronautique Internationale.


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