• Short Summary

    Video Roll Title: Wilmer Stultz and Amelia Earhart, aviators on Atlantic hops

    Wilmer Stultz and Amelia Earhart and the plane Friendship.

  • Description

    SLATE INFORMATION: Wilmer Stultz who handled the 30 motored plane on its sudden departure from Boston

    USA:

    Close up of Wilmer Stultz, pioneering pilot who was the pilot on June 18 1928 when Amelia Earhart became first woman passenger to cross the Atlantic

    INTERTITLE: Miss Amelia Earhart, amateur aviatrix and social worker, who surprised her friends by her decision to fly to England

    Stills of Amelia Earhart

    INTERTITLE: The plane Friendship - the first equipped with pontoons to attempt a trans-Atlantic dash

    Plane along on water / Plane taking off
    Background: Video Roll Title: Wilmer Stultz and Amelia Earhart, aviators on Atlantic hops

    Wilmer Stultz and Amelia Earhart and the plane Friendship. Wilmer Stultz piloted the plane Friendship which crossed the Atlantic with Earhart as passenger on June 18, 1928. (In 1932 Earhart would become the first woman to pilot a plane across the Atlantic).

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVAC9LS19876YJX3ISBSG2TC9P6H
    Media URN:
    VLVAC9LS19876YJX3ISBSG2TC9P6H
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont Graphic Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    18/06/1928
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:36:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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