• Short Summary

    Lester J. Maitland and Lt. Albert Hegenberger complete the first trans-Pacific flight from California to?

  • Description

    USA: California: Oakland:
    EXT
    Maitland and Hegenberger
    'Bird of Paradise' plane on airfield
    General Patrick (chief of Army Air Service) with the two aviators
    Plane wheeled along
    Plane taking off

    AIR TO AIR plane in flight

    GRAPHIC showing course of flight from Oakland California to Hawaii

    Washington DC:
    Kathleen Maitland (Wife of Maitland) with her parents and young daughter

    Massachusetts: Boston:
    Hegenberger's wife and sons, one son waving US flag

    records; firsts; aviation; flight;
    Background: Lester J. Maitland and Lt. Albert Hegenberger complete the first trans-Pacific flight from California to Hawaii.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVABOVENSSUEHQUKSR6QX2LFHOPZ
    Media URN:
    VLVABOVENSSUEHQUKSR6QX2LFHOPZ
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont Graphic Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    01/01/1927
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:42:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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