• Short Summary

    Search party leaves USA to search for Russian plane ( piloted by Sigizmund Aleksandrovich Levanevsky) , lost on trans-polar expedition.

  • Description

    U.S.A.: Air Ace, James Mattern, Searches for Missing Russian Polar Fliers.

    CALIFORNIA, U.S.A.
    Gen. view Mattern's plane. Head
    CU of James Mattern. Semi view Mattern & Navigator Jones wave...climb into cockpit. (of Lockheed 12 "Texan "
    aircraft
    CU plane to camera.
    Gen. view plane starts taxi-ing.

    New York, U.S.A.
    Sir Hubert Wilkins (Australian polar explorer) Searches for Missing Russian Polar Fliers.

    Side view loading plane with supplies.
    Semi view Sir Hubert & Lady Wilkins & Soviet Representative, Omansky.
    CU Co-Pilot (Herbert ) Hollick Kenyon. Side view plane enters water.
    CU flight party in cockpit.
    CU plane takes off and camera follow.


    Aviation; Disasters and Accidents
    Background: Search party leaves USA to search for Russian plane ( piloted by Sigizmund Aleksandrovich Levanevsky) , lost on trans-polar expedition.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA60R80SGWAHSMSDDITIRPLQLYU
    Media URN:
    VLVA60R80SGWAHSMSDDITIRPLQLYU
    Group:
    Reuters - British Paramount Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    02/09/1937
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:42:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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