• Short Summary

    Aviators, Wiley Post and Harold Gatty, return to heroes welcome in New York after record-breaking 16,500 mile flight, circling the world by plane in nine days.

  • Description

    Aviators, Wiley Post and Harold Gatty, return to heroes welcome in New York after record-breaking 16,500 mile flight, circling the world by plane in nine days. Proudest of all. the mother of pilot Post, who kept lonely vigil during son's perilous flight. Later, the conquering heries drive "in state" as New York greets them in typical fashion.
    B/W footage

    Personalities / Aviation / ticker-tape parade / United States of America / Ceremonies / Local Government

  • Tags

  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA3D9BVTN86SWWA6WMH5BMR7BOG
    Media URN:
    VLVA3D9BVTN86SWWA6WMH5BMR7BOG
    Group:
    Reuters - British Paramount Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    13/07/1931
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:12:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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