• Short Summary

    A new airport is under construction in New York and the mayor signs contracts with three airlines for transcontinental journeys. America (USA).

  • Description

    Item title reads - New Port. Airlines to land in New York City.

    America.

    M/S of the mayor of New York at North Beach airport, surrounded by people. Various shots as he signs contracts with three transcontinental airlines enabling them to land in New York. L/S as people walk along and view the site. Various aerial shots of the site which will be turned into the new airport. Various shots of timber and men building and working on the structure. L/S as trucks drive up and down at the site. M/S as they tip earth out onto the ground. L/S of the site again.

  • Tags

  • Data

    Film ID:
    991.07
    Media URN:
    18383
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    28/11/1938
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:57:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:05:45:00 / 01:06:42:00
    Canister:
    38/95

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