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BRAVO JEAN

Bravo Jean (1936)

Aviator Jean Batten flies in and is given warm reception. Location unknown, soundtrack...

ROME - AROUND THE WORLD IN A TINY BOAT LNER

Rome - Around The World In A Tiny Boat Lner (1937)

Italian man attempts to sail around the world in...

LESSONS WE DO LIKE

Lessons We Do Like (1926)

Bristol Philanthropist pays for school boys to go on a trip abroad.

WONDERS WILL NEVER CEASE ... ESPECIALLY IN AVIATION!

Wonders Will Never Cease ... Especially In Aviation! (1933)

Footage of aviator Jimmy Mattern and...

WITH GLITTERING POMP

With Glittering Pomp (1934)

Italian General Balbo is appointed Governor of Libya.

TRAGEDY AND TRIUMPH

Tragedy And Triumph (1936)

Two pilots are interviewed about the Portsmouth to Johannesburg flight. The...

AM ALL RIGHT

Am All Right (1925)

Captain Amundsen returns safely after being lost for 28 days during flight to North...

EXPLORER - PLANS NEW TRIP

Explorer - Plans New Trip (1939)

Admiral Byrd explains his plan for exploring Antarctica.

THIS RAFT STAYS HOME

This Raft Stays Home (1963)

Item showing home-made raft which was to sail to Holland. Felixstowe,...

PRINCESS ALICE

Princess Alice "Gets" Her First Elephant (1929)

Princess Alice on hunting expedition in Africa...

PROFESSOR PICCARD

Professor Piccard

Churchill speech in Moscow. Soundtrack item only.

MOUNTAIN CLIMBING/ TRANSPORTING SUPPLIES aka FOR MOUNTAIN TOP PEACE

Mountain Climbing/ Transporting Supplies AKA For Mountain Top Peace (1919)

Hill climbers...

POLAR EXPEDITION SETS OFF

Polar Expedition Sets Off (1920-1929)

Polar expedition sets off from New York (?).

GERMAN EXPEDITION TO ANTARCTICA

German Expedition To Antarctica (1920-1930)

Item showing German naval expedition leaving for Antarctica.

3 UNKNOWN MEN STANDING BY MAP

3 Unknown Men Standing By Map (1930-1939)

Three men stand by a map - shots of the map showing the Bering...

RUSSIAN POLAR EXPEDITION IN THE FROZEN NORTH

Russian Polar Expedition In The Frozen North (1937)

Russian expedition leaving North Russia to go...

HOME-MADE PLAYGROUND

Home-Made Playground (1967)

Children put together their own adventure playground and have great fun...

"Columbus Of The Air" (1933)

General Balbo and his team land in Canada after their flight across the...

BOOMERANG FLIERS RETURN

Boomerang Fliers Return (1934)

Jones and Waller arrive at Lympne Aerodrome from Australia.

10 MILES ABOVE THE EARTH

10 Miles Above The Earth (1931)

Professor Auguste Piccard returns to earth after flying to high...

RECORD CONGO FLIGHT

Record Congo Flight (1934)

Pilot returning from record Congo flight were given great reception at...

ALTITUDE RECORD

Altitude Record (1936)

Squadron-Leader Swain describes his record breaking flight. Farnborough,...

WELCOMED HOME

Welcomed Home (1936)

Scott and Guthrie get warm welcome when they return to Croydon from their flight to...

A WONDERFUL FLIGHT

A Wonderful Flight (1936)

Pilot Jean Batten is welcomed by her father on her arrival at Mangere, New...

BRAVO JEAN version 1 of 2

Bravo Jean Version 1 Of 2 (1937)

Jean Batten arrives from New Zealand at Croydon, she has broken Solo...

BRAVO JEAN aka JEAN BATTEN version 2 of 2

Bravo Jean AKA Jean Batten Version 2 Of 2 (1937)

C/U shots of woman aviator Jean Batten.

RUSSIAN FLYERS ARRIVE IN NEW YORK

Russian Flyers Arrive In New York (1939)

Footage of the failed attempt of two Russian airmen...

MOTORCYCLING ROUND THE WORLD aka MOTOR-CYCLING ROUND THE ROUND & CUTS

Motorcycling Round The World AKA Motor-Cycling Round The Round & Cuts (1926)

Round the world...

A GREAT ADVENTURE

A Great Adventure (1928)

Two young journalists leave Dublin on the next stage of their journey around...

ROUND THE WORLD AND NO LESSONS

Round The World And No Lessons (1929)

Boys who have just left school board a ship for New Zealand to...

BROADBENT ARRIVES AT LYMPNE

Broadbent Arrives At Lympne (1938)

Jim Broadbent poses beside his plane after flying 10,000 miles from...

CROYDON - CELEBRITY FLIES IN

Croydon - Celebrity Flies In (1938)

Unidentified well-known man arrives at Croydon Airport.

SHACKLETON LEAVES FOR ANTARCTIC

Shackleton Leaves For Antarctic (1921)

A story which shows Sir Ernest Shackleton and his crew setting...

7 YEAR TREK

7 Year Trek (1921)

Commander Weston and his family prepare to take their car on a seven year round the...

ROUND WORLD TRIP

Round World Trip (1938)

Australian Bradford Potter, his son and two friends set off in a ketch for a...

MERCURY SEAPLANE ARRIVES - CAPE TOWN

Mercury Seaplane Arrives - Cape Town (1938)

The seaplane 'Mercury' lands at Table Bay in Cape Town...

FOR THE NEXT ANTARCTIC aka FOR THE NEXT ANTARTICAL

For The Next Antarctic AKA For The Next Antartical (1925)

A look at the new British...

FOR THE NEXT ANTARCTIC aka FOR THE NEXT ANTARTICAL TINTED

For The Next Antarctic AKA For The Next Antartical Tinted (1925)

A look at the new British...

FOR THE NEXT ANTARCTIC aka FOR THE NEXT ANTARTICAL CUTS

For The Next Antarctic AKA For The Next Antartical Cuts (1925)

Cuts (rushes, out takes) for FOR...

WOMANS WONDERFUL AIR FEAT aka WOMAN'S WONDERFUL AIR FEAT

Womans Wonderful Air Feat AKA Woman's Wonderful Air Feat (1930)

Lena Bernstein creates world...

FOR THE NORTH POLE

For The North Pole (1925)

The Algarsson expedition prepares to set out from Liverpool for the North...

THE JOURNEY ADVENTUROUS

The Journey Adventurous (1925)

Mr William Unitt and his daughter, Dora, set off in their boat from...

BRAVO JIM ! - RECORD FLIGHT ACROSS THE ATLANTIC

Bravo Jim ! - Record Flight Across The Atlantic (1939)

Footage of aviator Jim Mollison arriving...

FROM CAPE TO CAIRO alternative version

From Cape To Cairo Alternative Version (1926)

Motor expedition across Africa reaches Cairo, Egypt.

BROTHERS CROSS ATLANTIC IN YACHT

Brothers Cross Atlantic In Yacht (1949)

The Smith Brothers arrive in Dartmouth having sailed the...

PYRENEES

Pyrenees (1957)

New speleological expedition goes to explore Pierre Caves in Pyrenees mountains.

BALLOON WILL DO A

Balloon Will Do A "Kon Tiki" (1958)

A balloon is prepared at Cardington for a trip across the South...

EXPEDITION INTO THE ARCTIC

Expedition Into The Arctic (1946)

Canadian Government mission is sent to Arctic Circle.

BY RAFT ACROSS PACIFIC

By Raft Across Pacific (1964)

William Willis arrives in Sydney after crossing the Pacific Ocean on a...

US NAVY OFF TO ANTARCTIC

Us Navy Off To Antarctic (1946)

An Antarctic expedition, under veteran explorer Admiral Richard Byrd...