• Short Summary

    New York - Londonderry - Amelia Earhart crosses ocean in 151/2 hours, bringing exclusive pictures of New York take-off.

  • Description

    NO SLATE

    New York, U.S.A.:
    Long view of Miss Earhart & plane on field,
    semi view Miss Earhart with mechanic looking at map.
    CU. Miss Earhart pulling over hood on cockpit.
    long view follow shot of plane taking off.
    2 Aerial views of plane flying over N.Y.

    Sound Effects: Off-stage voice Miss Earhart taking off from. Gen. noise of plane engines running.

    Londonderry, Ireland:
    Semi view of Miss Earhart seated in cockpit of plane.
    Gen. view Miss Earhart & plane with crowds.
    CU. talks. Semi view with Irish cop walks towards.

    Sound Effects. Off-stage voice talks about Miss Earhart. Miss Earhart talks about having confidence in her plane, says she could not have undertaken the trip, if it had not been the experience of the previous flight. Gen. cheers of crowd.

    Hanworth, England:
    Air view of plane in air, air view from plane arriving at aerodrome.
    Long view of Miss Earhart with people talks.

    Sound Effects: Miss Earhart talks about having to contend with the rain, on flight across. Gen. noise of planes engines running.
    Background: New York - Londonderry - Amelia Earhart crosses ocean in 151/2 hours, bringing exclusive pictures of New York take-off. Ireland. Lone aviatrix, breaking all Transatlantic records, descends near Londonderry, after battling strong gails

    Aviation; United States of America; Women; Crowds; Personalities - Aviation; Amelia Earhart (1898-1937), Great Britain

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA983KU3ZS4AHQGRANBZJHBX48M
    Media URN:
    VLVA983KU3ZS4AHQGRANBZJHBX48M
    Group:
    Reuters - British Paramount Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    23/05/1932
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:29:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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