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Chkalov’s Landing – Pearson Airfield Mural - Vancouver, Washington
Posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS
N 45° 37.716 W 122° 40.272
10T E 525629 N 5052836
Quick Description: Mural commemorating the first transpolar flight.
Location: Washington, United States
Date Posted: 10/22/2013 8:59:13 PM
Waymark Code: WMJB4V
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member Outspoken1
Views: 1

Long Description:
The mural depicts a representation of Valery Chkalov, the Soviet pilot who flew an ANT-25 plane from Moscow and landing at Pearson Airfield on June 20, 1937 after a 63 hour flight along with his plane and the airfield hangers.
City: Vancouver

Location Name: Side of building

Artist: Guy Drennan and Linda Stanton

Date: Aug-Oct 2007

Media: Paint on brick

Relevant Web Site: [Web Link]

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