Nixon Flight Sets Record
January 4, 2010 | 8:00 am
Aided by a strong tailwind, the American Airlines 707 carrying Vice President Nixon makes the trip from Los Angeles to Washington-Baltimore Friendship Airport in 3 hours, 39 minutes, a new record for a commercial aircraft.
|Jan. 4, 1960: Richard Hickock collapses after admitting that he and Perry Smith killed the Clutter family in the murders that will be recounted in Truman Capote’s “In Cold Blood.”|