• Short Summary

    Kingsford Smith's plane, the Southern Cross, flies again.

  • Description

    Australia.

    Kingsford Smith's old plane, the Southern Cross, the first aircraft to fly Pacific, flies again. Various shots of the plane in the air and as it takes off and lands. Crew and several dignitaries standing in front of plane. John Kingsford Smith, the nephew of Charles Kingsford Smith, speaks on the plane's performance - natural sound. He praises the plane for its performance, pilot joins him. Plane is to be used in American feature film about Kingsford Smith.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2082.11
    Media URN:
    74163
    Group:
    Unissued / unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1940 - 1949
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:52:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:17:41:00 / 01:19:33:00
    Canister:
    UN 1430 A

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