Part 3 – Alcock & Brown Seminars – Achievement and Aftermath

‘Achievement and Aftermath’ recalls the worldwide reaction to their achievement. From their collection of the £10,000 prize for winning the race to the fate of the two men thereafter this part of the seminar will complete the 3 part seminar.

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Part 2 – Alcock & Brown Seminars – The Flight

‘The Flight’ tells us the story of the epic voyage of the first non-stop transatlantic flight in history.

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Part 1 – Alcock & Brown Seminars – Background & Preparations

‘Background and Preparations’ gives a context as to where things were at in 1919 in regards to flight and preparations by Alcock and Brown

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Alcock & Brown & Plane – Return to Clifden

——————————————————————————– Statue & Plane to be unveiled by: Robin Barnett CMG – British Ambassador to Ireland & Tom Kenny – Kenny’s Bookshop and Art Gallery – Galway ——————————————————————————– This event is the official unveiling of the original Alcock & Brown statue which was designed and sculpted by William McMillen in 1954.  This is Clifden’s way

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