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Spirit of St. Louis
The built-to-order, single engine, single seat monoplane designed to be flown solo by Charles 'Lucky Lindy' Lindbergh for his non-stop, New York to Paris trans-Atlantic flight which took place on May 20–21, 1927.
Crew: One Length: 27 ft 7 in (8.4 m) Wingspan: 46 ft (14 m) Height: 9 ft 10 in (3 m) Wing area: 320 ft² (29.7 m²) Powerplant: 1 × Wright Whirlwind J-5C rated at 223 hp
Maximum speed: 133 mph (220 km/h) Cruise speed: 100- 110 mph (160-175 km/h) Range: 4,100 mi (6,600 km) Ceiling: 16,400 ft (5,000 m) Registration number: N-X-211