"Wiley Post New Hero of the Air" [Run Time 0:23]

Wiley Post discusses his solo around-the-world flight in the Winnie Mae. The aircraft take off from Floyd Bennett airfield.

Caption:
Post 1933 flight
Type: Newsreel
Image Date: 1933
Image Taken: Floyd Bennett Field, New York City, New York
Credit: WPA Film Library
Origin: British Pathé
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Post 1933 flight