Millionaire film-producer Howard Hughes and his four companions smash records on whirlwind rush round the world.
SLATE INFORMATION: Round the Globe at 210 M.P.H
FRANCE: Le Bourget:
Pan & long view plane..Lockheed 14 airliner.. landing at Le Bourget. Semi view U.S. Ambassador W. Bullitt. CU plane taxiing. CU Bullitt greets Hughes. CU Hughes.
Shot plane onto field. CU Hughes talking. Long view plane taxiing. CU Hughes on plane. Pan plane takes off for Moscow. (Night Scenes)
Hughes says 'I shouldn't like to say'.
U.S.A.: Millionaire Film-Producer, Howard Hughes, Arrives in Paris 16 1/2 hours After Leaving N.Y. on Round-the-World Flight. New York, U.S.A. Shot plane out of hangar. CU light in front of plane. CU Hughes talking. Long view Hughes & crew around plane. CU Hughes. Pan plane takes off. Intr. shot plane. Semi view gas & oxygen tank inside plane. Semi view & CU of control board.
Sound Effects. Hughes says he thinks he will be able to find something to do in Paris.
Aviation; United States of America; Personalities - Aviation; Personalities - Wealthy; Howard Hughes (1905-1976)
Background: Millionaire film-producer Howard Hughes and his four companions smash records on whirlwind rush round the world.