Details
FOOTAGE number
BFF780482
Title
First trans-Atlantic flight, 1919
Date
1919 AD (C20th AD)
Description
John Alcock and Arthur Whitten Brown depart from St. John's, Newfoundland on the first nonstop transatlantic flight, 14th June 1919. Clip from a film about the achievements of Vickers Aviation, made in 1957.
Photo credit
© Buff Film & Video Library / Bridgeman Images
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