• Short Summary

    World's largest commercial flying-boat makes Atlantic crossing with twenty-one persons aboard.

  • Description

    SLATE INFORMATION: 'Yankee Clipper' Makes History

    ENGLAND: Southampton:
    EXT
    General view Clipper over Southampton / Clipper overhead / General view Clipper landing / Clipper on water / Captain Gray on wing / Men mooring Clipper / Gray surrounded by people / Captain Gray / Colonel Shelmerdine welcoming Captain Gray

    Sound Effects. Shelmerdine says he Hopes England & U.S. will work together to develop the trans-atlantic service.

    Aviation; Great Britain
    Background: World's largest commercial flying-boat makes Atlantic crossing with twenty-one persons aboard.

  • Tags

  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVAD5LSP0UUBCM54TU8ZS6DKP9IC
    Media URN:
    VLVAD5LSP0UUBCM54TU8ZS6DKP9IC
    Group:
    Reuters - British Paramount Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    10/04/1939
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:48:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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