• Short Summary

    The plane 'Star of Australia' before her ill fated flight from America to Honolulu.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "The Flight That Failed".

    Oakland, California, United States of America (USA).

    Men load supplies onto the plane 'Star of Australia' before her ill fated flight to Honolulu. CU logo of plane. VS as plane takes off.

    CU map showing flight path across the Pacific Ocean. Animation on the map shows where they went down and the voiceover explains how the search for them proceeded.

    MS of the three pilots of the plane, they are named by the voiceover.

    N.B. Item found in Unidentified Gazettes reel.

  • Tags

  • Data

    Film ID:
    2735.29
    Media URN:
    80533
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1930 - 1939
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:11:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:37:01:00 / 01:38:12:00
    Canister:
    UNI GAZ ROLL 35

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