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    Full title reads: "Paris. Atlantic flown again! Costes & Bellonte - famous French long-distance fliers - in the 'Question Mark', set up new record reaching New York non stop in 37 hrs 18 mins."

    Paris, France.

    French aviators Costes and Bellonte are preparing to set off for their flight to New York in their plane the "Question Mark". A crowd has gathered to see them off. The two fliers climb in.

    Shots of the biplane as it taxis off across the airfield.

    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:
    04/09/1930
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    6433
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    721.27
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:40:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:47:21:00 / 01:49:01:00
    Canister:
    30/28
    Sort Number:
    30/028
  • Appears in...

    Categories
    Travel & Exploration
    WorkSpaces
    Aviation Highlights, 1920-1935
  • Stills

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

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