April 12, 2004

Great Aviation Mystery Solved

AvWeb reports that French Aviation authorities have announced that they have positively identified the wreckage of the P-38 Lightning that was being flown by legendary aviation writer Antoine de Saint-Exupery on the 1944 mission when he disappeared. The wreckage is at the bottom of the Mediterranean Sea just off the south coast of France. No human remains were found.

Posted by jackhodgson at April 12, 2004 12:30 PM