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  • Short Summary

    Aviator Cabral leaves Lisbon in seaplane bound for South America, Portugal.

  • Description

    Lisbon, Portugal.

    Full titles read: "PORTUGAL TO SOUTH AMERICA BY AIR - Aviator Cabral and his 70 year old Observer Comt Continho - start on adventurous journey in British Machine."

    M/S of Cabral and Continho sitting around table plotting flight-path on map. L/S of seaplane being wheeled along harbour side. L/S of plane being launched into the sea. L/S of plane starting to build up speed in the sea.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    262.26
    Media URN:
    22820
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    11/04/1922
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:49:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:40:37:00 / 01:41:26:00
    Canister:
    G 866

Comments (1)

  1. jamied says

    "Cabral" is Sacadura Cabral.

    Despite the title card, "70 year old Observer Comt Continho" should read Coutinho (Gago Coutinho).

    Their aircraft is a British-made Fairey long-distance seaplane.

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