Amy Johnson and James Mollison crosing the Atlantic, July 1933.
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Amy Johnson (1903-1941) and her husband, James Mollison (1905-1959) crosing the Atlantic in July 1933. 'The Seafarer, Amy Johnson and Jim Mollison's plane, about to enter a patch of thick mist pasing the Irish coast en route for America. They succeeded in the crosing but crashed at Bridgeport, Connecticut, and ended up in hospital'.