Date: June 15, 1962
Creator: Associated Press
Description: Photograph taken for a story in the Oklahoma Times newspaper. Caption: "Helicopter Record Cracked by Air Force Capt. Richard H. Coan, right, of Menasha, Wis., who is congratulated by a technician, Andy Foster at Mono Lake, Calif. Coan bettered the Russian world record for long distance flight by a helicopter over a closed course near Mono Lake Wednesday."