Alcock and Brown with Vickers Vimy biplane, 13 June 1919.

Alcock and Brown with Vickers Vimy biplane, 13 June 1919.
British aviators John Alcock and Arthur Whitten Brown were one of the four teams at Newfoundland in 1919 racing to complete the world's first nonstop transatlantic flight.

Photographer unknown. Courtesy of the Archives and Special Collections Division (Coll. 137.05.04.001), QE II Library, Memorial University, St. John's, NL.

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