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THE 'PLANE'

The 'plane' (1970-1979)

Shots of large airliners / planes taking off from an airport.

BUILDING LONDON AIRPORT

Building London Airport (1950)

Good footage of London Airport under construction.

THE PRESTWICK MYSTERY

The Prestwick Mystery (1947)

Film about the under use of Prestwick's international airport.

NIGHT SHOTS OF LARGE FIRE

Night Shots Of Large Fire (1945)

Kalaung airport petrol dump blaze at night.

EUROPEANS ARRIVE FROM ALGERIA

Europeans Arrive From Algeria (1962)

Europeans are evacuated from Algeria by a special air lift...

LONDON AIRPORT SCENES

London Airport Scenes (1968)

Good High Angle Establishing shots of London Airport.

WATERFALL & AIRCRAFT

Waterfall & Aircraft (1962-1969)

Aircraft taking off and landing at airport plus short sequence of waterfall.

AIR TRAFFIC CONTROL LONDON AIRPORT

Air Traffic Control London Airport (1950-1959)

Good scenes of men working at air traffic control screens.

 HONG KONG AIRPORT

Hong Kong Airport (1970)

Various shots of planes coming in to land at Hong Kong airport.

LONDON AIRPORT VIEWS

London Airport Views (1967)

Views across London airport.

AIRPORT BIRD SCARER

Airport Bird Scarer (1969)

An automatic bird scarer at Luton Airport in Bedfordshire.

AEROPLANE TEST

Aeroplane Test (1920-1929)

Footage of aeroplane in-flight.

AIR HAT FASHIONS

Air Hat Fashions (1949)

Girls model hats designed for air travel at Heathrow airport.

AIRPORT FIRE ENGINE

Airport Fire Engine (1951)

Airport fire engines react quickly to put out blazing aircraft. London...

MONTE CARLO RALLY - STARTERS LEAVE

Monte Carlo Rally - Starters Leave (1969)

Starters leave London for the Monte Carlo Rally.

GLUBB PASHA FLIES HOME

Glubb Pasha Flies Home (1956)

Glubb Pasha, British Commander of the Arab Legion is sacked by King...

FOAM BEATS PLANE FIRES

Foam Beats Plane Fires (1964)

Firemen show new way of putting out plane fires - using chemical foam.

Selected originals  - RUSSIAN HELICOPTER

Selected Originals - Russian Helicopter (1967)

Material relating to newsreel story "Russian...

HOVER PLATFORM

Hover Platform (1969)

New hover platform is demonstrated at Heathrow airport.

PRESTWICK AIRPORT

Prestwick Airport (1947)

Good coverage of all aspects of the work of Scotland's Prestwick Airport.

RADAR STATION

Radar Station (1950)

Experimental Radar Station at London Airport.

ARAB DELEGATION ARRIVES IN UK

Arab Delegation Arrives In UK (1947)

Two Arab delegates arrive at British airport.

PLANE RUINED BY BOMB

Plane Ruined By Bomb (1956)

Remains of a plane after explosion, security forces investigating.

COMET TAKING OFF

Comet Taking Off (1952)

Comet jet liner taking off at Heathrow.

ARRIVAL OF DR. HJALMAR SCHACTS

Arrival Of Dr. Hjalmar Schacts (1950-1959)

Close up of Dr Schacts.

ARRIVAL OF ARCHBISHOP MAKARIOS

Arrival Of Archbishop Makarios (1959)

Archbishop Makarios of Cyprus arriving at London Airport.

 HUNGARIAN STEWARDESSES

Hungarian Stewardesses (1960)

Airline stewardesses are trained in Hungary.

CARAVELLE IN GREECE

Caravelle In Greece (1963)

Holiday makers land in Greece on a Caravelle plane of the Sabena airline.

LONDON AIRPORT

London Airport (1960-1969)

Large jet air liners coming and going from airport terminal buildings at London...

TEHERAN AIRPORTS

Teheran Airports (1970-1979)

Various shots of planes landing and taking off at Teheran Airport in Iran.

LONDON AIRPORT

London Airport (1967)

Scenes of London Airport

TAXIS AT HEATHROW

Taxis At Heathrow (1974-1979)

Black cabs at Heathrow Airport, London.

LINDBERGH'S ATLANTIC FLIGHT - ARRIVAL AT LE BOURGET IN PARIS - ARRIVAL AT...

Lindbergh's Atlantic Flight - Arrival At Le Bourget In Paris - Arrival At... (1927)

The...

FOOTBALL - THE RUSSIANS ARE HERE

Football - The Russians Are Here (1945)

Soviet football team Moscow's Dynamo arrives to England for...

AROUND BRITAIN HEATHROW - PLANE CRASH

Around Britain Heathrow - Plane Crash (1948)

Nineteen killed in Belgian Dakota plane crash.

Selected Originals - XVTH OLYMPIAD aka HELSINKI OLYMPICS

Selected Originals - Xvth Olympiad AKA Helsinki Olympics (1952)

Material relating to newsreel...

AUSTRALIA aka PEOPLE IN THE NEWS - MARJORIE JACKSON RETURNS HOME AFTER OLYMPIC...

Australia AKA People In The News - Marjorie Jackson Returns Home After Olympic... (1952)

Olympic...

LONDON AIRPORT - AMERICAN CHRISTMAS TOYS FOR BRITISH CHILDREN

London Airport - American Christmas Toys For British Children (1952)

Men of the American Legion...

BELGIAN KING WELCOMED HOME aka KING BAUDOUIN BACK HOME

Belgian King Welcomed Home AKA King Baudouin Back Home (1959)

End of Belgian royal family: King...

LONDON AIRPORT'S 'NEW LOOK'

London Airport's 'new Look' (1955)

London Airport nears completion as the world's finest air terminal.

SINGAPORE SPECIAL - DAVID MARSHAL RETURNS

Singapore Special - David Marshal Returns (1955)

Mr David Marshal, Chief Mister of Singapore,...

MAINTENANCE GETS A LIFT

Maintenance Gets A Lift (1965)

A new sky lift platform enables maintenance to be carried out on...

AIR CRASH KILLS 58

Air Crash Kills 58 (1965)

Rescuers try to salvage aircraft which crashed in Hong Kong harbour killing 58...

COPTER FOR PLANE FIRES

Copter For Plane Fires (1960)

Demonstration of how a helicopter can be used to assist rescuers of...

FOR PLANE SAFETY

For Plane Safety (1960)

A sudsmobile lays foam and water on runway to reduce risk of fire on crash...

Selected originals - SHE'S TOP AIR GIRL

Selected Originals - She's Top Air Girl (1960)

Material relating to newsreel story "She's Top Air...

AUTOMATIC GANGWAYS

Automatic Gangways (1967)

New telescopic gangways provide covered passage from plane to airport lounge....

RUSSIAN HELICOPTER

Russian Helicopter (1967)

A Russian helicopter, the largest in the world, demonstrates its strength by...

NEW FIRE FIGHTER

New Fire Fighter (1967)

New chemical BCF is used to fight aircraft fires. Stansted Airport, London.

MR LEE ARRIVING AT LONDON AIRPORT

Mr Lee Arriving At London Airport (1968)

Kuan Yew Lee, Prime Minister of Singapore, arrives at London...