England-Australia (solo), 1928.-—Sqn Ldr Bert Hinkler on an Avro "Avian" (30-80 h.p. "Cirrus").

Left Croydon February 7 (0.48 a.m.). Arrived Port Darwin February 22 (6 a.m.).

Time 15 days. Distance 11,000 miles. Record.

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