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  • Short Summary

    Captain Costes and Captain Bellonte attempt long distance flight record. Le Bourget, Paris, France.

  • Description

    Item title reads - New long distance flight record? Captains Costes and Bellonte, after 52 hours' flight, land in wilds of Manchuria. Le Bourget, Paris, France.

    M/S's as the aeroplane is wheeled out of its hangar, it has a big question mark on the side. M/S of Captain Costes and Captain Bellonte standing in front of it. M/S as one of them waves from the pilot's seat. M/S as the aeroplane taxis.

    N.B. The famous French airmen Dieudone Costes and Maurice Bellonte made record breaking flights in the late 1920s and early 1930s.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    804.31
    Media URN:
    18648
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    10/10/1929
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:14:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:41:45:00 / 01:42:59:00
    Canister:
    G 1649

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