• Short Summary

    William P. Odom (pilot) beats solo around-the-globe flight record

  • Description

    Gaumont British Ident

    SLATE INFORMATION: Solo Airman Beats Around the World Record

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    BILL ODOM Starts record flight round-the-world from Chicago, Seen at Tokyo with plane refuelling and finally touches down at Chicago 73 hours after starting and greeted by his wife

    ROUND-THE-WORLD Bill Odam starting from Chicago on flight.. Shots at Tokyo refuelling. Touches down at Chicago only 73 hours after starting. Being greeted by his wife and cheered by huge crowd.

    Aviation

    Gander, Newfoundland, Anchorage, Alaska, William P. Odom, aviator, flying, fly, global, Douglas A-26 Invader, Reynold's Bombshell
    Background: William P. Odom (pilot) beats solo around-the-globe flight record

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    Film ID:
    VLVAIIQ4YY0CYCNVDFQMHILRIQEQ
    Media URN:
    VLVAIIQ4YY0CYCNVDFQMHILRIQEQ
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont British Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    18/08/1947
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:34:00
    Time in/Out:
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    Canister:
    N/A

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