• Short Summary

    Video Roll Title: The 'Bremen' flyers return to Germany: 151ft
    Return of German Flyers


    (NOTE - Captain Hermann Koehl, Major James Fitzmaurice and Baron von Huenefeld made the first Atlantic east - west flight in April 1928.

  • Description

    NO SLATE INFORMATION

    Bremen , Germany (18 June 1928)

    Crowd and car decorarated with flowers outside Bremen town hall/ wide of crowd ( three pilots too far away to be seen/

    (Unknown location )
    Aircraft coming into land at airfield / Europa D-11 "Bremen" plane taxiing / man getting out of cockpit /
    crowd including Captain James Fitzmaurice (dark cap and uniform) Baron von Huenefeld (behind man in glasses - possibly Captain Koehl) and their wives/ flyers greeting .

    Unknown location/ presumably Bremen )

    Ship decorated with flags coming into port / accompanied by tug boats / tug boat ? three pilots waving from ship /

    (unknown location)
    Motorcade procession with crowds at side of road / pilots getting out of car and going up steps to podium .stand / aircraft flying over head in display / crowd looking at "Bremen" plane with U.S Flag and Irish flags flying / pan of crowd / aircraft flying in display
    Background: Video Roll Title: The 'Bremen' flyers return to Germany: 151ft
    Return of German Flyers

    (NOTE - Captain Hermann Koehl, Major James Fitzmaurice and Baron von Huenefeld made the first Atlantic east - west flight in April 1928.They returned to Germany in June 1928)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA50H08PJN5B6YEF8ZVGBUA07XY
    Media URN:
    VLVA50H08PJN5B6YEF8ZVGBUA07XY
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont Graphic Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    01/01/1928
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:37:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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