• Short Summary

    Australian woman welcomed home after lying over Pacific.

  • Description

    Brisbane, Australia.

    GV. Brisbane airport building with a large sign reading 'Kingsford Smith Memorial'. The building houses 'Southern Cross', an old aeroplane which aircraft pioneers in Australia first flew Pacific in. MS. Southern Cross on display in building. MS. Small aircraft taxiing in at night bringing Miss Betty Millar, the first woman to fly across Pacific alone. MS. Two youngsters looking on. Various shots of Miss Millar stepping from cockpit and is welcomed by officials. MS. Miss Millar being interviewed in airport building.

    (Comb.F.G.)

    Date found in the old record - 17/05/1963.

  • Tags

  • Data

    Film ID:
    2653.28
    Media URN:
    78953
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    1963
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:41:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:52:17:00 / 01:52:58:00
    Canister:
    UN 3747 E

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