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    Full title missing, according to issue sheet it reads: "Trans-Atlantic flight disaster. Captain Fonck's New York - Paris plane crashes within a few moments of taking off and in an instant becomes a raging inferno".

    New York, United States of America (USA).

    Various shots of aeroplane taking off, landing and in flight - a passenger Sikorsky aeroplane. Some aerial shots of aeroplane flying over skyscrapers of New York City. M/S of small crowd gathered around cabin door of grounded aeroplane. A man comes out - Captain Fonck? The crowd lift him up and give him the bumps. Brief still; portrait of man - Captain Fonck?

    Note: story similar to TRANS-ATLANTIC PLANE DISASTER in G 1331. See separate record for details. Also please see record for - TRANS-ATLANTIC FLIGHT DISASTER (version 2 of 2) - for shots of plane crashing and bursting into flames. AH 2001.

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    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    30/09/1926
    Sound:
    Silent
    Media URN:
    26273
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    638.12
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:26:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:31:38:00 / 01:33:04:00
    Canister:
    G 1333
    Sort Number:
    G 1333
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    Travel & Exploration
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  • Stills

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

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