Lester J. Maitland and Lt. Albert Hegenberger complete the first trans-Pacific flight from California to?
USA: California: Oakland:
Maitland and Hegenberger
'Bird of Paradise' plane on airfield
General Patrick (chief of Army Air Service) with the two aviators
Plane wheeled along
Plane taking off
AIR TO AIR plane in flight
GRAPHIC showing course of flight from Oakland California to Hawaii
Kathleen Maitland (Wife of Maitland) with her parents and young daughter
Hegenberger's wife and sons, one son waving US flag
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Background: Lester J. Maitland and Lt. Albert Hegenberger complete the first trans-Pacific flight from California to Hawaii.