Charles Lindbergh at a lunch given by International League of Aviators in Paris after his first nonstop trans Atlantic flight.
Europe Date:1927 Duration:2 min 5 sec Sound:NO SOUND
Aviator Charles Lindbergh being welcomed after his successful non stop trans Atlantic flight. American aviator Charles Lindbergh at an outdoor luncheon in Paris Park ( Bois de Boulogne) given by the International League of aviators. Lindbergh arrives by car at the port of Cherbourg, where crowds greet him. American flag flies from building,along with French flags. Crowds cheer him from the wharf as a launch carries Lindbergh out to the U.S. Navy Cruiser, Memphis, where he comes aboard in his leather coat and boots. Later, Lindbergh, in business suit, poses with the officers of the Memphis on the deck. He is given a tour of the ship. One officer shows him the breech of a heavy naval gun.Lindbergh operates the controls of an antiaircraft gun .Lindbergh and an official, in the cockpit of an aircraft carried aboard the ship.
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