STK-ID 5439

Europe to Montreal in one day by pick-a-back (00/00/1938): shots of Mercury seaplane landing in Montreal marking first non-stop flight between Europe and Montreal, Mercury (G-ADHJ) being towed to dock. Shots of crew coming ashore, of pilot and radio officer being welcomed by Canadian official. Shots of welcome address and pilots' reply to welcome. (sound)


Excerpt from
Canada at the Start of World War 2
National Film Board
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Reel 35 mm, Digital Video Disk, Digital Bétacam
Shooting format
35mm fine grain b&w, 35mm dupe neg b&w
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720 x 486