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In what year did the flight take place?
1927
Which ocean did Mr. Lindbergh cross?
Atlantic
Mr. Lindbergh flew from New York to ________.
Paris, France
Why did Mr. Lindbergh leave his radio and parachute behind?
So he could carry extra fuel.
How many hours was Mr. Lindbergh in the air?
a. less than 20 hours
b. 25 hours
c. more than 30 hours
How far is it from New York to Paris, France?
3600 miles
What was the name of the plane?
Spirit of St. Louis
What was one of Mr. Lindbergh's nicknames?
Lone Eagle or Lucky Lindy
What kind of book did Charles keep in the cockpit?
a diary of his flight
A way that you choose to get you somewhere
route
a trip in an aircraft
flight
flies at a great height
soars
a machine that changes energy into motion and power
engine
devices for measuring, recording, or controlling something
instruments
This device has a needle that always points to the North.
compass
What was Mr. Lindbergh's dream?
to fly nonstop across the Atlantic ocean