The City of Manchester Airport Committee, Manchester, 1st ed., 1969. 32 pp., numerous photo-ills. C.c., 15 x 21cm. Centre leaf loose o/w V.G. This booklet was issued to commemorate the 50th anniversary of the first non-stop flight across the Atlantic Ocean by two Manchester men – Captain Sir John William Alcock, K.B.E. and Lieut. Sir Arthur Whitten-Brown, K.B.E. on June 14th and 15th 1919.