• Short Summary

    The U.S. military cicumnavigates the globe for the first time

  • Description

    Gaumont British Ident

    SLATE INFORMATION: First Non-Stop Flight Around the World

    USA: Texas:
    EXT

    AEROPLANES - AMERICAN American air force makes Round-the-World flight. Refuelling carried out in the air, four times. Seen coming into land for the first time for 94 hours. Pilot seen being congratulated. Plane used B.50 bomber


    AMERICA American B .50 bomber makes nonstop flight Round-the-World in 94 hours. Seen refuelling in the air and landing at Carswell Field, Texas after the flight


    MAPS Series of maps illustrating the Round-the-World flight (nonstop) of American B.50 bomber. Refuelling four times in the air. in 94 hours


    REFUELLING American air force B.50 plane Refuels four times in the air during Round-the-World flight in 94 hours (nonstop) Good shots of the refuelling


    REFUELLING IN THE AIR. "Aeroplanes American"(79)


    ROUND-THE-WORLD American air force plane B.50 makes fir non-stop round-the world flight. aloft for 94 hours - they re-fuel 4 times in the air.. Seen coming in to land at Carswell Field. High officials waiting to congratulate pilot and crew. Good shots of maps


    Aviation

    pilot, navigate, trip, flight, Saudi Arabia, airplane
    Background: The U.S. military cicumnavigates the globe for the first time

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVAAY7JTG3312MY375HRD9XH6TEK
    Media URN:
    VLVAAY7JTG3312MY375HRD9XH6TEK
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont British Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    10/03/1949
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:59:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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