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STATISTICS

From the flight of young Baron Koenig-Warthausen in 1929, to 2013, 107 solo flights among a total of 339 world flights have been recorded :
  • 101 in twin-engine aircraft,
  • 195 in single-engine aircraft,,
  • 15 in helicopters,
  • 6 in ultralight,
  • 19 homebuilt,
  • and 3 in balloons and airships.
  • There are 107 solo flight: 15 women and 92 men make up these 107 solo pilots, who flew a total of 97 single-engine aircraft and 10 twins
There is a great majority of Eastbound flights. Four flights went through the Pole.

REPETITIVE FLIGHTS AROUND THE WORLD

Some pilots have made more than one Round the World flight. Pilots are listed by the year of their first flights.
The years in bold indicate solo flights.
  • Wiley Post, 1931, 1933
  • Scott Sheila, 1966, 1971, 1979
  • Henning Huffer, 1972, 1974, 1974, 1977
  • Muckelstone Robert, 1975, 1978
  • Wisner & Sullivan, 1976, 1986
  • Haile Frank, 1978, 1986, 1989
  • Smith Dick, 1982-3, 1988-9, 1994-5
  • Hamad Al Thani, 1985, 1992
  • Webb Dan, 1986, 1987, 1989
  • Rutan Dick, 1986, 1997
  • Collins Wayne, 1986, 1990
  • Reiss Robert, 1992, 1994, 1999
  • Schmitt Dieter, 1994, 1997
  • Johanson Jon, 1995, 1996, 2000
  • Murray Jennifer, 1996, 2000
  • Ardoino Mario, 1998, 1999
  • Schmid HG, 2000, 2000
  • Moss Gérard, 1992, 2001


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