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  • Short Summary

    Charles Kingsford-Smith and his crew prepare in Ireland for an Atlantic flight.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Ireland. The Globe circled by air. Capt. Kingsford-Smith & gallant crew's wonderful Atlantic flight from Ireland. Exclusive scenes taken at dawn on departure."

    Eire, Southern Ireland, Republic of Ireland.

    Shots of Captain Sir Charles Kingsford-Smith (the famous aviator) with his crew standing by a plane.

    Shot of the plane being fuelled.

    Shots of the plane 'Southern Cross' parked on the beach.

    Closer shots of fuel being pumped on board the plane from barrels.

    Early morning views of the plane taking off from the beach.

    Daylight shots of the plane being pushed out of its hanger.

    CU of members of the crew.

    Quick shot of the plane.

    Sound Track Missing.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    691.29
    Media URN:
    5331
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    26/06/1930
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:14:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:42:33:00 / 01:43:47:00
    Canister:
    30/8

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