Fossett Sets Record for Round-the-World Flight After 67 hours in the air, millionaire Steve Fossett lands his plane in Salina, Kan., becoming the first person to fly around the world solo without stopping or refueling.
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Fossett Sets Record for Round-the-World Flight

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Fossett Sets Record for Round-the-World Flight

Fossett Sets Record for Round-the-World Flight

Fossett Sets Record for Round-the-World Flight

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After 67 hours in the air, millionaire Steve Fossett lands his plane in Salina, Kan., becoming the first person to fly around the world solo without stopping or refueling.