• Short Summary

    Howard Hughes arrives in Paris on his world record flight. France.

  • Description

    Item title reads - Record flight - New York - Paris - Moscow.

    Howard Hughes arrives in Paris on world flight record. France.

    Various shots of engineers working on the aeroplane. M/S as Howard Hughes walks up to it and boards. Various shots as it takes off. Various good shots as it flies over New York. M/S as it taxis on to Le Bourget airfield in Paris after having flown the Atlantic in a record 16 hours. M/S of Howard Hughes shaking hands with a man next to the aeroplane. L/S of crowds there to welcome him. M/S as he makes a speech about the good relationship between France and America, he is surrounded by journalists. C/U's of two unidentified men. Various shots as the aeroplane takes off again at night for journey to Moscow.

  • Tags

  • Data

    Film ID:
    973.01
    Media URN:
    17383
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    14/07/1938
    Sound:
    sound
    hd format:
    HD Cam
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:00:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:00:07:00 / 01:01:07:00
    Canister:
    38/56

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