The Greatest Air Adventure Ever! – Version 2 (1932)




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.

Sound Track Missing
90,000 historic films, all SEARCHABLE on YouTube at: http://www.youtube.com/britishpathe Join us on Facebook at: http://www.facebook.com/britishpathe Tweet us @britishpathe FILM ID:681.04

source
#<LinkAnchor:0x00000009b1cf98>

This entry was posted in Trade Flights Australia and tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , . Bookmark the permalink.