• Short Summary

    The German flying boat the Dornier Do.X finally arrives in Florida.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Florida. After a 10 months journey, giant DO.X arrives in America after long series of mishaps!"

    Florida, United States of America (USA).

    Shots of the German built Dornier DOX flying boat on water. A Stars and Stripes flag has been hoisted.

    Closer shots as member of flight crew puts up a German flag.

    More shots from boat of the DO-X. A boat is moored along side.

    Shots of crew members standing on the top wing. (The Voiceover lists the catalogue of problems that have slowed down the plane on its long flight.)

    Pan along members of crew in uniform.

    N.B. Story ends abruptly.

  • Tags

  • Data

    Film ID:
    865.28
    Media URN:
    12681
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    07/09/1931
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:08:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:43:17:00 / 01:44:25:00
    Canister:
    31/72

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