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Moscow To Washington In 1942?  
User currently offlinetimz From United States of America, joined Sep 1999, 6749 posts, RR: 7
Posted (2 years 7 months 3 days 10 hours ago) and read 1534 times:

Molotov flew to Washington DC in 1942-- ten hours Moscow to London, then via Iceland and Labrador. What aircraft would they have used?

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User currently offlineLarshjort From Denmark, joined Dec 2007, 1410 posts, RR: 0
Reply 1, posted (2 years 7 months 3 days 10 hours ago) and read 1505 times:

According to wikipedia and several other sources he flew in a Petlyakov Pe-8, a russian WWII strategic bomber.

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Petlyakov_Pe-8

/Lars

Here's a description of the trip.
http://forum.axishistory.com/viewtopic.php?f=79&t=112495

[Edited 2011-12-11 15:28:16]


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