• Short Summary

    Members of The Flying Family before they set off on their ill fated flight from the US to Europe.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "'Flying Family' found - and rescued by British Trawler 'Lord Talbot' - as hope was almost lost!"

    Colonel George Hutchinson with his wife and daughters, Kathryn and Janet pose with their crew (including cameraman Norman Allen) by their plane.

    The cameraman and one of the crew pose by the plane wing - Norman Allen says 'We hope to bring back some good pictures."

    Fuel is pumped onto the plane for the long journey from the United States of America to Europe.

    Members of the family get on board the plane. C/U painted on the side of the plane 'The Flying Family - Richmond Virginia". Colonel Hutchinson climbs in.

    C/U of Mrs Hutchinson and her pet dog through the window of the plane.

    The large amphibious plane takes off.

    (See 32/69 & 32/77 for more film of the 'Flying Family')

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    661.07
    Media URN:
    4737
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    15/09/1932
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:37:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:10:59:00 / 01:11:36:00
    Canister:
    32/74

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