Cape Cod Over Istanbul

  • Category: Documentary
  • Genre: Documentary
  • Director: Aydin Erel
  • Producer: Aydin Erel

On the morning of July 28th, 1931.The pilot Russell Boardman was once a cowboy,motorcyclist and a stunt pilot for Hollywood movies. The co-pilot John Polando was an aircraft mechanic with more than 10 years of aeronautical experience; who embark on a voyage that others had said was impossible.Their objective was to fly from New York to Istanbul. What they lacked in equipment such as radio, parachutes or navigation light was compensated with plenty of determination and steely courage. [Turkey]

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