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Transatlantic balloon crossing success

Title
Transatlantic balloon crossing success
Genre
Interview
TX Date
18 Aug 1978
Year of production
1978
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Duration
00:03:02
Description
Pat Abruzzo, wife of captain Ben Abruzzo, on wives’ support for the US team who successfully crossed the Atlantic on their hot air balloon, Double Eagle. Speaking to a reporter at a press conference in Paris following the successful crossing. Male reporter not identified.
Contributors
Pat Abruzzo
Keywords
France; Record attempts; Balloons; Atlantic Ocean; Ben Abruzzo; Larry Newman; Max Anderson

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