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  • Short Summary

    Aviators Jim Mollison and Amy Johnson (also his wife) by his plane - he plans a record flight.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Stag Lane Aerodrome. The Greatest Air Adventure Ever! Good luck to 'Amy's' record breaking husband - J A Mollison - in his attempt on double Atlantic crossing in a light - all-British-'plane."

    Stag Lane Aerodrome

    Pan along single winged aeroplane - painted on the door is the name - The Hearts Content. Mollison and Johnson are standing by the propellor.

    Aviators Jim Mollison and wife, Amy Johnson, stand in front of a small aeroplane. C/U Jim Mollison.

    Mollison sits in the cockpit of his plane. Amy Johnson shakes his hands. They are flying out to Ireland separately. Their farewell is a little less stilted than in Version 1.

    The plane taxies along on the airfield.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    681.04
    Media URN:
    5101
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    11/08/1932
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:59:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:02:58:00 / 01:03:57:00
    Canister:
    32/64

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