• Short Summary

    Two American girls spend 10 days in the air - this is a new world record.

  • Description

    Full title reads "237 HOURS 42 MINUTES IN THE AIR! - Helen Richey & Frances Marsalis set up truly marvellous endurance record."

    Miami, Florida, United States of America (USA).

    A plane named 'Outdoor Girl' descends at the airfield. Several men run towards the plane. Two girls - Helen Richey and Frances Marsalis get out, helped by several reporters. Applause is heard. Girls who spent 10 days in the air - new world record - are interviewed next to their plane. Frances talks first about how proud she is... glad that it is all over... Helen talks about troubles with rough weather but they both seem to be very happy.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    775.06
    Media URN:
    8514
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    11/01/1934
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:47:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:08:58:00 / 01:09:45:00
    Canister:
    34/4

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