Team Kerr, Brackley and Gran, Handley Page v/1500
Saturday May 10 1919
HANDLEY MACHINE REACHES ST. JOHN'S; Third British Transatlantic Flight Entry Now in Newfoundland. READY IN THREE WEEKS
When the R34 arrived over Newfoundland at about 2 pm on 4 July 1919 on its East to West Trans Atlantic crossing destined for Mineola, Long Island, where it landed on 6 July. Vice Admiral Kerr and his HP giant bomber gave up on his Atlantic crossing dreams and set out from Harbour Grace to follow the R-34 to New York.
Learn more about this exciting expedition which occurred 100 years ago this year of 2019.