02 Aug 2010
On 17th July 2010, Douglas Cairns, an Investment Specialist at
Threadneedle Asset Management Ltd., in London, completed an attempt
to beat the record to land in all 50 states of the USA plus
Washington DC and, subject to confirmation by the National
Aeronautics Association, cut the existing 13-day 22-hour record by
more than 50%, taking just five days and 15 hours.
Douglas Cairns record