Perlan II Sets World Record  — The Chiles Files


This project has been fascinating to watch. While the rest of us spent Labor Day weekend kicking back and grilling brats, these guys were riding the Andes’ mountain wave to 52,000 feet and a new world record. In a glider. Worth noting that the previous record holder is Perlan I, which now resides in Seattle’s superlative Museum of […]

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  1. flylady33 September 21, 2017 / 7:27 pm

    Wish I saw this exhibit when I went to the Museum of Flight. My brother is a docent there so I will ask him about this exhibit.

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