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Friendship Flight Log

June 27, 1989

Tony Aliengena, an 11-year-old San Juan Capistrano boy, is piloting a single-engine plane in hopes of becoming the youngest person to ever circumnavigate the globe.

Latest Leg

From: Leningrad, U.S.S.R

To: Moscow

400 miles

2.5 hours

Departure time: 11 a.m.

Arrival time: 1:30 p.m.

Next Leg

From: Moscow

To: Kuibyshev, U.S.S.R

Distance: uncertain

Travel time: uncertain

Departure time: uncertain

Arrival time: uncertain

Total air time: 49 hours,35 minutes

Total miles flown: 9,136

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