• Short Summary

    Man and woman take off in monoplane from airfield in New Jersey.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Teterboro Airport, New Jersey".

    New Jersey, United States of America (USA).

    CU of unidentified man and woman in flying helmets standing in front of a plane.

    CU female flier. CU writing on plane 'Miss Stratosphere - She's The Tops".

    MS of man and woman climbing into open cockpit of plane.

    LS of monoplane taking off from airfield. VS of plane flying over airport.

    N.B. Item found in Unidentified Gazettes reel. Presumably from 1930s Gazettes.

    Amendment February 2012: A visitor to the website has provided some more information. The man is aviator Clarence Chamberlin, the lady is his wife Louise Ashby Chamberlin. They're pictured with their Lockheed 8A Sirius, named "Miss Stratosphere", registration number NC13W. They were promoting a planned Transatlantic flight scheduled for Summer 1937 that never took place.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1905.04
    Media URN:
    61256
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:51:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:05:48:00 / 01:06:39:00
    Canister:
    UNI GAZ ROLL 7

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