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Transatlantic balloon crossing success

Title
Transatlantic balloon crossing success
Genre
News report; Interview
TX Date
Unknown
Year of production
1978
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Duration
00:02:59
Description
Report on the landing of US balloonists in a cornfield short of Paris in France following their successful Transatlantic crossing in their balloon Double Eagle. Includes interview with captain Ben Abruzzo. Male reporter not identified.
Contributors
Ben Abruzzo
Keywords
France; Record attempts; Balloons; Atlantic Ocean; Ben Abruzzo; Larry Newman; Max Anderson

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