French aircraft "Yellow Bird" departs for Trans-Atlantic flight as US plane "Green Flash" crashes.
USA: Maine: Old Orchard
"Yellow Bird" aircraft being pulled along by tractor
SLATE INFORMATION - Before the great adventure! Lotti, Yancey, Lefevre, Assolant and Williams - friendly rivals as the zero hour arrives
French aviators Jean Assolant, Ren???? Lefevre and Armeno Lotti - the crew of "Yellow Bird" posing with American aviators Roger Q. Williams and Lewis E. Yancey
SLATE INFORMATION - Cranking up the huge French plane
Propellor of "Yellow Bird" being turned
SLATE INFORMATION - The Yellow Bird takes the Lindbergh trail to the east!
"Yellow Bird" taking off as crowd watches
SLATE INFORMATION - But the Yankee plane, heavily loaded, comes to grief before rising
"Green Flash" aircraft crashes on take-off
Background: French aircraft "Yellow Bird" departs for Trans-Atlantic flight as US plane "Green Flash" crashes.