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  • Short Summary

    Aviator Charles Kingsford-Smith and his crew prepare to fly across the Atlantic.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Ireland. The Great Adventure. (He will have circled the Globe by air if he succeeds!) "Good Luck" to Capt. Kingsford-Smith, his Dutch assistant, Pilot E Vandyk - Capt. Saul, Irish Navigator & J. W. Stannage, his English wireless operator!"

    Eire, Southern Ireland, Republic of Ireland.

    Aviator Captain Charles Kingsford-Smith's plane 'Southern Cross' is pushed out of its hanger. Shots of people gathered around the plane.

    CU four men - not clear which is which member of crew for this record attempting flight.

    Sound Track Missing.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    713.21
    Media URN:
    6287
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    12/06/1930
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:48:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:32:09:00 / 01:32:57:00
    Canister:
    30/4

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