Commander Byrd’s Plane America off for Paris--reconstruction
1927-07 to 1927-07
Reconstructed version of Fox Movietone special shown at the Roxy Theater in July 1927. Interviews of Admiral Richard E. Byrd; Bert Acosta, Anthony Fokker, George Noville and Bernt Balchen. The interviews were conducted on May 19, 1927--the day before Lindbergh's flight.
Byrd, Richard Evelyn, 1888-1957.
Roosevelt Field (Airport : Garden City, N.Y.)
Filmed on May 19, 1927.
Fox News (Production unit). Gibson (Camera operator). MacKenzie (Sound). Crew 2 (Production unit). Greg Wilsbacher (Restorationist).
Twentieth Century-Fox Film Corporation
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