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    Full title reads: "AIR RECORD MAKERS - Parmentier and Moll arrive home and Italian Ace beats World Speed Record."

    Marseilles? France.

    Several shots of the plane landing at the airfield - people gathered around to greet the pilots. Pilots and crew in front of the plane, smoking and chatting.

    Parmentier and Moll, Dutch pilots who flew from England to Australia in record time, are on their way home.

    Several shots of the plane - it is American Douglas plane with KLM and Royal Dutch Air written on it. Plane takes off - the record fliers are going back to Holland.

    Desenzo, Italy.

    Several shots of a seaplane getting ready to take off. Flight Lieutenant Agello is in the plane ready for attempt to make a new world's air speed record.

    Several shots of the seaplane speeding across water. Several shots of the plane in flight. Cameramen are filming the event. Plane taxiing in.

    Several shots of the crowd around Angelo after his success - people cheering loudly.

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    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    26/11/1934
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    21689
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1658.17
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:47:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:25:44:00 / 01:27:31:00
    Canister:
    34/95
    Sort Number:
    34/095
  • Appears in...

    Categories
    Travel & Exploration
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    Pioneers Aviation Highlights, 1920-1935 McRobertson Air Race 1934 Australian Aviation Australian Aviation
  • Stills

    0:01 0:02 0:03 0:04

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