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    Item title reads: " I shall carry on! Marquis de Pinedo - Italy's 'do or die' airman, after his machine was destroyed by fire - has already flown 22,000 miles."

    New Orleans, United States of America (USA).

    M/S large seaplane with a man on top of the plane, which has wing mounted engines. The Marquis shakes hands and is greeted by crowd.
    Intertitle reads: " The Marquis who has covered about half of his remarkable 44,800 mile tour. Meanwhile, America's goodwill fliers arrive at Rio de Janeiro on the home lap of their trip around South America."
    Shot from below of three biplanes high in the sky. The seaplane is seen landing in large bay surrounded by mountains, and taxiing on water. A group of people walk along in a crowd along a board walk.

    Note: The shot in the bay must be in Rio de Janeiro. More long distance flight attempts.

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    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    18/04/1927
    Sound:
    Silent
    Media URN:
    32878
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    676.34
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:43:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:51:57:00 / 01:53:40:00
    Canister:
    G 1390
    Sort Number:
    G 1390
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    Categories
    Travel & Exploration
    WorkSpaces
    Aviation Highlights, 1920-1935 New Orleans
  • Stills

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

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