Thursday, January 20, 2011

Lindbergh video compilation

Win Perkins, a real estate appraiser who specializes in airport properties, has posted on his web site a video he created of Charles Lindbergh's famous and risky takeoff/flight in the Spirit of   St. Louis on the competitive trip to Paris .

According to Perkins, this is unlike any other presentation of the takeoff footage.

Perkins said he "painstakingly assembled news footage from five cameras that filmed Lindbergh's takeoff from Roosevelt Field,   Long Island "and "mixed it with enhanced audio from the same newsreel sources."
This is one of the most interesting videos I've seen come over the Internet.

When you click on the address below, Episode #3 (out of 4) comes up ready to play.

I suggest you first click on CONTACT in the menu list on the left side of the instrument panel and select Episode #1, and start it by clicking on the screen.  Select "Contact" after each clip to choose the next one.

Then watch them in order, #1 through #4.

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