Transatlantic Flights 1930-1934. 'Leonardo Da Vinci' Plane Serial Number NR13137, Lahinch, Co Clare. 14 May 1934
George R.Pond and Cesare Sabelli flew a Bellanca Pacemaker, named "Leonardo da Vinci" and powered by a 300hp Wright J-6 Whirlwind engine, in an attempted non-stop flight from FBF to Rome, but were forced to land at Lahinch after 32 hours due to a fuel system problem. Later they flew to Rome. This was the 8th transatlantic flight.
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- Transatlantic Flights 1930-1934