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  • Description

    "Today is the age of the air. Flying in all its forms fascinates young and all - "

    Air show. L/S of crowds watching a fly past. Camera pans up to show biplanes in the air. We see the planes fly in formation. M/S of a Cierva C.19 Mk 2 - a small plane with a helicopter's blades on the top. One of the biplanes does a flip and flies along upside down. They loop the loop. A biplane flies up underneath a U.S. Navy airship.

    Various shots as the plane attempts to attach itself to the "mother ship". Good shot of an airship flying past skyscrapers in United States of America. Airship over New York (?) or another American city.

    Was an item in Pathe Pictorial issue number 601.

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    07/09/1929
    Sound:
    sound
    Media URN:
    15177
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    892.18
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:02:49:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:39:48:00 / 01:42:37:00
    Canister:
    EP 139
    Sort Number:
    EP 139
  • Appears in...

    WorkSpaces
    Stunts
  • Stills

    0:01 0:02 0:03 0:04

Comments (2)

  1. jamied says

    "M/S of a strange cross breed" - its a Cierva C.19 Mk 2, Reg. No. G-AAKY.

  2. British Pathé says

    This is helpful - thanks.

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