Albert Stevens and Orvil Anderson set new altitude record flying in helium filled balloon in South Dakota. America (USA).
Stratosphere Record. U.S. Balloonist's rise to new heights at South Dakota.
M/S of National Geographic helium balloon on the ground, various shots as it is slowly inflated, many people are involved getting it into shape. M/S of Albert William Stevens and Orvil Anderson stood by the balloon, M/S of one of them inside it while the other stands outside. M/S as it takes off and flies over the country. M/S interior of radio station waiting to hear when it is coming in. M/S aerial shot as it lands and deflates. M/S of it lying on the ground. M/S of the two men afterwards.
Note: Orvil Anderson and Albert Stevens set an altitude record of 74,000 feet on 11th November 1935.