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    Full title reads: "America. The World Wonder Flyers! First pictures of the two amazing airmen - Harold Gatty and Wiley Post with their machine 'Winnie Mae' on their departure from Roosevelt Field."

    Intertitle reads: "Navigator Gatty - photographing for the Pathe Gazette - has with him the first motion picture camera ever carried on a Transatlantic aeroplane flight."
    Intertitle reads: "Off at dawn!"

    Roosevelt Field, United States of America (USA).

    Shots of Post and Gatty. They pose for a moment by their Monoplane and then climb into their flying positions.

    Post shouts a greeting from the cockpit. (Mute)

    Shots of Gatty operating radio in interior of plane.

    The plane moves away from the waiting people - its departure is lit by flares.

    Shots of the plane as it takes off.

    N.B. This story appears to have been misfiled and belongs with 31/54.

    N.B. Contains some different material to that in 847.18.

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    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    07/07/1931
    Sound:
    Mute
    Media URN:
    12646
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    863.29
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:00:55:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:42:45:00 / 01:43:40:00
    Canister:
    31/54
    Sort Number:
    31/054
  • Stills

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

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