Pilot Steve Fossett shakes hands with Sir Richard Branson as he prepares to take off in the GlobalFlyer at the Salina Municipal Airport. Fossett embarked Monday on an attempt to fly the GlobalFlyer around the world nonstop without refueling. Branson, head of Virgin Atlantic, is financing the mission.

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