• Short Summary

    Aviator C D Barnard is welcomed back to Croydon after a flight to Malta and back.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Croydon. Malta and back in 2 days. Capt. C. D. Barnard adds another to his many records with wonderful 2,800 miles flight in 26 1/2 hours."

    Croydon, Greater London.

    Shots of an aeroplane flying in over Croydon airport. The plane comes down to land. Various shots of the plane moving across the apron. People walk out to greet the pilot.

    Shots of pilot, Captain Charles D Barnard as he gets out of his plane. He is greeted with applause.

    Barnard stands with another man who thanks him for all he does for British Aviation. They chat in front of the plane, which is called 'Arens Controlled'. They talk about the qualities of the aircraft. Cuts to single shot of aviator and plane.

  • Tags

  • Data

    Film ID:
    721.01
    Media URN:
    6407
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    04/08/1930
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:19:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:00:02:00 / 01:02:21:00
    Canister:
    30/19

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