"The World Wonder Flyers" [Run Time 0:56]

Subtitled "First pictures of the two amazing airmen - Harold Gatty and Wiley Post with their machine Winnie Mae on their departure from Roosevelt Field." The intertitle reads "Navigator Gatty - photographing for the Pathe Gazette - has with him the first motion picture camera ever carried on a Transatlantic airplane flight" and "Off at dawn!" Post and Gatty pose for a moment by the Winnie Mae and then climb into their flying positions. Post shouts a greeting from the cockpit. Gatty speaks to Post from his rear compartment on a "Gosport tube." The plane takes off.

Caption:
Post and Gatty depart Roosevelt field
Type: Newsreel
Image Date: July 7, 1931
Image Taken: Roosevelt Field, New York City, New York, United States
Credit: WPA Film Library
Origin: British Pathé
 
Post and Gatty depart Roosevelt field