Maurice Bellonte and Dieudonne Costes - divs. 12 and 2 Passy
On 13 July 1929 Dieudonne Costes and Maurice Bellonte attempted to cross the North Atlantic westbound, from Paris to New York, returning after 17 hours due to weather. On 27-29 September 1929 they set the world's distance record 7905 km from Paris to China. In 1-2 September 1930, Costes with Maurice Bellonte, flew from Paris to New York 37 hours 18 minutes.