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Erik Hesselberg discusses his navigation on the Kon-Tiki expedition

BROADCAST: Oct. 9, 1962 | DURATION: 00:42:58


In a their man-made raft, Hesselberg and his crew travelled 4300 sea miles out in the open water. Erik Hesselberg talks about navigating the three-month long expedition on the Kon-Tiki from South America to French Polynesia. Hesselberg said everyone should have such an experience as he did, to be unencumbered while out at sea.