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On This Day 26 May

🕰 On This Day
🗓 26 May 1945
✈️ North Pole Flight
 
After completing the first ever flight over both the True and Magnetic North Poles a modified Lancaster named Aries from the Empire Air Navigation School landed at RAF Shawbury. Setting off on the 16 May the expedition covered a total of 17,720 miles.
 
On This Day 26 May

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