Voyager

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Knopf, 1987 - Travel - 337 pages
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The two fliers who made it happen tell their own stories of the designing and building of the Voyager, and the first circumnavigation of the world without refuelling. 16 color and 48 black-and-white photographs.

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Contents

Oh Dark Thirty
3
Beginnings
33
A Paper Airplane and the Magic Door
50
Copyright

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<STRONG> Dick Rutan - Voyager Flight Fun Facts
In early December of 1986, Voyager was flown to Edwards Air Force Base in California. She was fueled for hours and on December 14, 1986, Voyager took off on ...
www.dickrutan.com/ page2.html

Voyager EC87-0029-02: Voyager aircraft return from non-stop trip ...
Voyager took off from Edwards Dec. 14, and traveled at an average speed of 115.8 mph. The 9 day, 3 minute, 44 sec. flight nearly doubled the previous ...
www.dfrc.nasa.gov/ Gallery/ Photo/ Voyager/ HTML/ EC87-0029-02.html

Rutan Aircraft Designs
The Rutan Voyager aircraft landed at Edwards Air Force Base, Edwards, ... The Rutan Voyager now hangs in the National Air and Space Museum in Washington, dc ...
www.centennialofflight.gov/ essay/ GENERAL_AVIATION/ rutan/ GA15.htm

Rutan Voyager - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The Model 76 Voyager was the first aircraft to fly around the world without stopping or refueling. It was piloted by Dick Rutan and Jeana Yeager, ...
en.wikipedia.org/ wiki/ Rutan_Voyager

Presidential Citizens Medal - Presidential Citizens Medal ...
For those of us old enough to remember, the flight of the Voyager brought ... On December the 23rd, 1986 , the name Voyager joined the distinguished family ...
www.citizensmedal.com/ Voyager.htm

Aerospaceweb.org | Aircraft Museum - Rutan Voyager
Rutan (Scaled Composites) Voyager history, specifications, schematics, pictures, and data.
www.aerospaceweb.org/ aircraft/ research/ voyager/

Around the World in 9 Days - Voyager
Awesome80s.com (Where the 1980s never ended) looks back on Around the World in 9 Days - voyagerawesome80s also covers all aspects of life in the 1980s, ...
www.awesome80s.com/ Awesome80s/ Tech/ Aviation/ 86Voyager.asp

Rutan Voyager
Voyager aircraft return from its round-the-world flight. ... The second Voyager pilot Jeana Yeager was born in Fort Worth, Texas, on May 18, 1952. ...
www.airracinghistory.freeola.com/ aircraft/ voyager.htm

VOYAGER FIRST ROUND THE WORLD NON STOP FLIGHT | DICK RUTAN AND ...
www.solarnavigator.net - Explorers exploration and recording the unknown oceans and land masses to make the world trade routes, civilisation, ...
www.solarnavigator.net/ voyager_circumnavigation_non_stop_flight.htm

Dick Rutan
Dick Rutan, Jeana Yeager, and the Flight of the Voyager ... The second Voyager pilot Jeana Yeager was born in Fort Worth, Texas, on May 18, 1952. ...
www.air-racing-history.com/ PILOTS/ Dick%20Rutan.htm

About the author (1987)

Joseph Rosa is Helen Hilton Raiser Curator of Architecture and Design at the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art and author of "Next Generation Architecture; "Phil Patton is the author of numerous books on industrial design and a frequent contributor to the "New York Times, ID magazine, Wired, and ""Esquire; "Virginia Postrel is author of "The Substance of Style; "Valerie Steele is director of the Museum at the Fashion Institute of Technology in New York and author of "The Corset: A Cultural History and ""Fashion Italian Style, "both published by Yale University Press; Ruth Keffer is curatorial associate for architecture and design at SFMOMA and a contributor to "Surface" magazine.

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