Attempted Atlantic flight by Roger Q Williams and Captain Lewis A Yancey from New Jersey to Rome, Italy, via Maine
Maine United States USA Date:1929, June 13 Duration:1 min 33 sec Sound:NO SOUND
Transatlantic flight attempt by Roger Q Williams and Captain Lewis A Yancey in Bellanca monoplane named "the Green Flash. They take off from Teterboro, New Jersey and are seen landing on the beach at Old Orchard, Maine. They refuel and board for their transoceanic leg to Rome. But on takeoff role along the beach, they hit a puddle of seawater that causes them to crash. Views of the damaged airplane.
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