• Short Summary

    An American medical team interviewed before they leave on their flight to Rome.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "America. 'The Flying Nurse' is now going to follow 'the Flying Family' across the Atlantic."

    United States of America.

    Pangbourne and Irwin's (?) round the world plane stands outside a hanger. It is being used for a New York to Rome flight.

    Two men and a woman stand next to a plane. Dr Leon Persculy (?), Edna Newcomer- 'the flying nurse' and William Albrecht, chief pilot.

    C/U Edna Newcomer discussing her role on the flight. She expects to leave the plane by parachute over Florence, Italy.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    661.32
    Media URN:
    4762
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    05/09/1932
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:37:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:45:18:00 / 01:45:55:00
    Canister:
    32/71

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