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  • Short Summary

    Lt. Bentley is greeted after his long distance flight.

  • Description

    Item title reads: " A Wonderful Solo Flight. Lt. Bentley welcomed home by his sweetheart at end of his flight from London to Johannesburg In a "Moth." "

    Johannesburg, South Africa

    Shot from the ground of a Tiger Moth approaching the airfield and coming to rest. Pilot Lt. Bentley is greeted by his girlfriend and others. An elderly man reads a speech to the pilot and his girlfriend, surrounded by onlookers, with the plane in the background.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    702.23
    Media URN:
    33438
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    20/10/1927
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:11:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:35:52:00 / 01:37:03:00
    Canister:
    G 1443

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