John Lincoln works to hang the Perlan 1 glider from the ceiling at the Museum of Flight Wednesday, March 2, 2011, in Seattle. The one-of-a-kind glider was piloted by Steve Fossett and Einar K. ... more 
John Lincoln works to hang the Perlan 1 glider from the ceiling at the Museum of Flight Wednesday, March 2, 2011, in Seattle. The one-of-a-kind glider was piloted by Steve Fossett and Einar K. Enevoldson Aug. 29, 2006 to a record 50,727 feet, the world’s absolute-altitude record for sailplanes. The glider is going on permanent display at the museum and as part of a display called Soaring Expo 2011. less 
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Associated Press | Photo By Elaine Thompson
Wed, Mar 2, 2011 8:36 PM EST