Here is another article from Slate.
Carmageddon #flightvsbike challenge: How a team of cyclists beat a Jet Blue flight from Burbank to Long Beach.
By Tom Vanderbilt
Updated: July 16th, 2011
In cycling news today, the Belgian Jelle Vanendert won the 14th stage of the Tour de France, beating Spain’s Samuel Sanchez by 21 seconds, and 46 seconds ahead of Luxembourg’s Andy Schleck.
And in Los Angeles some guys on bikes beat a Jet Blue plane from Burbank to Long Beach.
Read more: here.
Check for video footage, here (bikecommutenews.com)
And search twitter for: #flightvsbike.