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China Clipper Pan Am's conquest of the Pacific

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  • "This documentary contains rare footage of Pan Ams' epic ten-year, 10,000-mile conquest of the Pacific. In 1929, the first Clipper was christened by Mrs. Herbert Hoover, assisted by Pan Am founder Juan Trippe; Igor Sikorsky and Charles Lindbergh played integral roles in desiging the Sikorsky S-42, the first trans-Pacific plane. Witness the construction and flight of the first China Clipper, the beautiful Martin M-130. The luxurious Boeing B-314 was the "Queen Mary" of planes, carrying celebrities and the wealthy to Hawaii, Guam, Manila, then Hong Kong."

  • "China Clipper Pan Am's conquest of the Pacific"