Major Ulmstead led plane sets a record at Floyd Bennett Field, and Army Air Corps tries out a miniature plane in Dayton, Ohio.
United States USA Date:1939, August 2 Duration:1 min 56 sec Sound:NO SOUND
A new 22 ton flying fortress plane in flight. The plane lands at Floyd Bennett Field, New York. Plane sets a record as it flies from California to New York in 9 hours and 14 ½ minutes. Major Ulmstead talks with people, standing near plane. Army Air Corps tries out a miniature plane in Dayton, Ohio. Model aircraft launched from a catapult. Plane controlled by radio from ground. A parachute brings it to earth safely.
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