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First Transatlantic Helicopter

Two Sikorsky S-55 Air Force helicopters are shown taking off from a runway at Westover Air Force Base in Massachusetts and landing at Prestwick, Scotland in the first transatlantic helicopter flight.

IdentifierCLIP-8462
Duration18 sec
GenreDocumentary
Date1955
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