Here’s Looking at You, Floyd Bennett
New York City’s first municipal airport couldn’t take a bad picture.
- By Diane Tedeschi
- AirSpaceMag.com, September 14, 2010
NASM/ J.R. Shays Jr.
Pilot Wiley Post (far right) watches as two mechanics service his Lockheed Model 5B, the Winnie Mae. In 1933, Post set a record in the Winnie Mae, flying around the world in seven days, 18 hours, and 49 minutes.