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Aviation - Historical Record Flights - 1927 - 1929

Reel Number: 220751-19

Color: Black and White

Sound: SIL

Year / Date: 1927-1929

Country: USA

Location: California,Cleveland,Culver City,Fort Worth,New York City,NYC,Ohio,Roosevelt Field,Texas

TC Begins: 14:20:06

TC Ends: 14:30:46

Duration: 00:10:40

NOTE: FOR ORDERING See: www.footagefarm.co.uk or contact us at: Info@Footagefarm.co.uk Aviation - Historical Record Flights - 1927 - 1929 Clarence Chamberlain and Bert Acosta fly plane round Roosevelt field for 51 hours 11 minutes - 6 hours longer than previous world record. Wright J-5 powered Bellanca monoplane in endurance flight - crowd watching - flare released when record has been broken - men throw hats in air. Pilots’ wives watch. Ground to air and air to air shots of aircraft. Alarm clock with hands moving / time-lapsedd clock - passage of time - intercut with shots of plane. Aircraft landing on field - spectators running across field. Pilots out of cockpit and congratulated. Pilots pose with wives. Will now prepare for flight to Paris. 14:24:34 Texans Smash Air Mark! Fort Worth Texas, One week in the air. Pilot Robbins and Jim Kelly, mechanic, start 172 hour flight which sets endurance record. Robbins and Kelly prepare for flight. Ryan Brougham Monoplane “Fort Worth “ taking off. Plane in flight. A-A aircraft refueled in flight. Plane lands after breaking endurance record - crowds run across field - pilots with wives. 14:26:20 Title: 172 Hour Endurance Flight breaks all air records. International Newsreel. Robbins & Kelly pose for cameras with Robbins son and puppy. Ryan Brougham Monoplane “Fort Worth” christened by wife? Robbins bids family goodbye. Plane in flight. A-A aircraft refueled in flight. 14:27:15 02Jul29 Smash Refueling Record. “Tough Hombres” shatter endurance mark. Loren Mendell (left) and Pete Reinhart in air more than ten days. CU Mendell and Reinhart standing by plane. Shots of plane as fueled. Shot of sleeping accommodation. Good shot Wright powered Buhl biplane taking off. Aircraft refueled in flight. 14:29:06 29Jun29 Fliers stay in air over 7 days, setting world’s endurance record. Monoplane on ramp with time at which record will be broken painted on side. Blimp overhead - aircraft in flight. Air to air refueling in two Stinson Detroiters. Roy Mitchell & Byron Newcomb congratulated. 14:29:59 23Apr29 Pathe. Girl sets flight record for women - Roosevelt Field, New York. Elinor Smith, 17, up 26 hours regains endurance record. LS of Wright Whirlwind Bellanca monoplane landing to right after 23-24 April 1929 endurance flight. Series of shots of crowds greeting Elinor Smith in cockpit of Bellanca monoplane, MS of Elinor Smith in crowd. NOTE: Sell partial or entire. User responsible for clearing any rights, if necessary for 14:24:34 - 14:26:20 & 14:27:15 - 14:29:06 sections if purchased. NOTE: FOR ORDERING See: www.footagefarm.co.uk or contact us at: Info@Footagefarm.co.uk

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