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    Full title reads: "Long Island. America hails Costes and Bellonte as they land after 37 hours non-stop flight from Paris to New York."

    Long Island, New York, United States of America (USA).

    Large number of cars parked at airfield. Plane comes in to land. Crowds wave as the biplane taxies to a halt and people come out to welcome French aviators Costes and Bellonte.

    Pan along side of their famous 'Question Mark' plane as the two aviators climb out of the cockpits.

    One of the pilots is seen being carried shoulder high by welcoming crowds.

    N.B. The famous French airmen Dieudone Costes and Maurice Bellonte made record breaking flights in the late 1920s and early 1930s.

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    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    11/09/1930
    Sound:
    Mute
    Media URN:
    6841
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    741.40
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:33:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:51:19:00 / 01:52:52:00
    Canister:
    30/30
    Sort Number:
    30/030
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    Categories
    Travel & Exploration
    WorkSpaces
    Aviation Highlights, 1920-1935
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