• Short Summary

    Anniversary of first seaplane service from USA to Honolulu and Manila.

  • Description

    Unissued / unused material.

    American newsreel item.

    Recall pioneer Pacific flight, United States of America (USA).

    Various shots of China Clipper M130 - first seaplane to fly from USA to Honolulu and Manila. Various shots of M130 plane taking off (archive footage from 1920s). Various shots interior showing passengers seated reading (shots from 1930s).

    Aerial view of M130 in flight. LS Pacific clipper decorated, hula girl dancing in front of it. CU pilot. LS people queuing to get into plane. CU line of hula girls waving. LS plane taxiing along runway.

    Date on dope sheet is 30/04/1959.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2718.23
    Media URN:
    80253
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1959
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:51:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:41:35:00 / 01:42:26:00
    Canister:
    UN 3212 I

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