• Short Summary

    Pilot returning from record Congo flight were given great reception at Brussels Airport.

  • Description

    Title for this item is missing - paperwork states that this item belongs to the NEWS IN A NUTSHELL collection - which is broken apart.

    RECORD CONGO FLIGHT

    Brussels, Belgium.

    A plane arrives to Brussels airport bringing Me K. H. Waller and his Belgian pilot from their 8000 miles record flight. Crowds run and surround the plane. The two leave the plane and are carried on shoulders of supporters.

    Paperwork states that they have flown from Brussels to Leopoldville in Congo inaugurating a new postal service.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    811.19
    Media URN:
    10690
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    31/12/1934
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:56:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:33:38:00 / 01:34:34:00
    Canister:
    34/105

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