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FRESNO, California (KSEE) --Pilot Jack Wiegand took off from Fresno, California Thursday morning in an attempt to become the youngest pilot to circumnavigate the world solo.

Wiegand is headed east with a schedule of making 24 stops, flying 21,000 nautical miles and crossing three oceans in a trip expected to take about 50 days.

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