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  • Short Summary

    Wiley Post and Harold Gatty land after their long distance flight.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "America. Return of World Wonder Flyers! Just 8 days 16 hours after they left Roosevelt Field - Post and Gatty land to the cheers and greetings from thousands..."

    Roosevelt Field, New York, United States of America (USA).

    Monoplane comes in to land. Dark night shots of plane coming across airfield and people rushing to greet the crew Wiley Post and Harold Gatty. They are several large flashes. Gatty and Post get out of plane.

    More shots of the plane coming in to land. Close shots of plane being moved across field - it is called 'Winnie Mae'.

    Post and Gatty are driven away with police escort. More shots of plane. Post and Gatty talk to microphones.

    Story continued on next record.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    859.11
    Media URN:
    12501
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    13/07/1931
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:34:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:24:55:00 / 01:26:29:00
    Canister:
    31/56

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