• Short Summary

    Major John Glenn Junior flies from California to New York in 3 hours 23 minutes. America.

  • Description

    Unissued / Unused material.

    Title - 'Coast-to-Coast by jet 3 hours 23 minutes'.

    Major John Glenn Junior makes record flight of 3 hours 23 minutes from California to New York. United States of America (USA).

    Various shots Major John Glenn Junior climbing into his plane. Various shots as it takes off. Various air to air shots, showing the plane in flight and of refuelling in mid-air. LS plane showing vapour trail in sky. MS VIP's looking skywards.

    Ground to air, of the plane over the Floyd Bennet Field in New York. MS Mrs Glenn and her two children. LS of the Crusader jet taxiing in. MS Major Glenn sitting on side of cockpit, waving. LS cameramen. LS Major Glenn and his family walking away from plane.

    Cataloguer's note: American commentary.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2882.20
    Media URN:
    83483
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    1957
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:00:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:36:19:00 / 01:37:19:00
    Canister:
    UN 2986 G

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