Summary:17:53:04:00 - 17:54:32:00
1930s. Jimmy Doolittle breaks coast to coast record. Side view of Doolittle's plane at L.A. airport. Doolittle chatting at side of plane. Doolittle climbs into cockpit and closes top. Plane takes off in California. 11hrs. and 16 min. later, it lands in Newark, N.J. to break the previous record of Frank Hawks by more than one hour. Reporters talk to Doolittle, still in cockpit. CU Doolittle.
Keywords:NEWSREEL, USA, AVIATION, CELEBRITY PILOT, RECORD ATTEMPT