• Short Summary

    Aviator, Wiley Post and navigator, Harold Gatty, America's ocean fliers, reach Germany, the first stage of their round-the-world trip - 3,000 miles in 22 1/2 hours..

  • Description

    SLATE INFORMATION: Record Atlantic Hop

    GERMANY: Berlin:
    EXT
    Crowd milling around aviators and plane "Winnie Mae"
    Close Shot of Wiley Post (pilot)
    Close Shot of Harold Gatty (navigator)
    Aviators posing beside plane

    SLATE

    Aviators walking across tarmac at aerodrome
    Plane being taken out of shed
    Post and Gatty holding map and talking to other men
    Plane taxiing
    Plane takes off en route to Moscow
    Background: Aviator, Wiley Post and navigator, Harold Gatty, America's ocean fliers, reach Germany, the first stage of their round-the-world trip - 3,000 miles in 22 1/2 hours.. The the daring pilots start the second stage of the flight - 1,000 miles to Moscow.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA7AODZMTO13OOC5V7WPME4A0QX
    Media URN:
    VLVA7AODZMTO13OOC5V7WPME4A0QX
    Group:
    Reuters - British Paramount Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    29/06/1931
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:17:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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