• Short Summary

    Francis Morales and Louise Thadem come back to earth after 8 days non-stop flying.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "America. 8 days aloft! Mrs Francis Morales & Miss Louise Thadem, put up a truly remarkable record for women - even in these days!!"

    United States of America.

    Aerial view of two monoplanes in flight.

    One of the planes starts to come in to land.

    Large crowds are gathered to watch the landing.

    The plane lands. The voiceover says 'They used to call women the weaker sex, but this doesn't look much like it."

    C/U Louise Thadem speaking to a microphone. C/U Thadem and Francis Morales talking about the flight.

    (The two women had been flying for 8 days non-stop, refuelling in mid-air when they ran low.)

    * Beta copy may not contain whole film - check

  • Tags

  • Data

    Film ID:
    681.32
    Media URN:
    5129
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    01/09/1932
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:51:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:48:52:00 / 01:49:43:00
    Canister:
    32/70

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