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Aircraft type ID __L1V
Manufacturer name [I] Lockheed Corporation
Aircraft type name Lockheed Vega
ICAO aircraft type designator
Manufacturer country United States
Category Landplane
Role Passenger Airliner
Engine type Piston
Engines 1
WTC Light
Seats 6
First flight 1927
Last manufactured ?
Total # built 132
Info (external) https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lockheed_Vega
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bali(2016-01-03 10:09:00) :

  FIRST: female pilot to fly solo across the Atlantic Ocean was Amelia Earhart, in a Lockheed Vega 5B, flew from Harbour Grace, Newfoundland, to Culmore, Ireland, on May 20, 1932.

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