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  • Who: Steve Fossett

  • What: First solo crossing of the Pacific by balloon

  • Where:

The journey, which was the first solo Pacific crossing, started from the Olympic Stadium in Seoul, South Korea and ended at Mendham, Saskatchewan, Canada (? below).  The crossing took from 17 - 21 February 1995.


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