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Flight crew breaks pole to pole record

An international flight crew has broken the record for the fastest circumnavigation of the globe via the North and South Poles, with an impressive margin of almost six hours. The 25,000-mile mission, dubbed "One More Orbit" and counting a former International Space Station commander among its leaders, was launched in honor of the Apollo 11 moon landings, the 50th anniversary of which is later this month. The flight, in a Gulfstream G650ER ultra-long-range jet, was completed in 46… ( More...

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