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  • Description

    Unused / unissued material - no paperwork - dates unclear or unknown

    Item title reads: "War Birds Drill Above Skyscrapers. Crack Mitchel Field squadron gets final instructions before taking off for maneuvers (sic) over New York".

    New York, United States of America.

    A group of men dressed in flying helmets and flying suits are given instructions by the squadron leader. Various shots of the squadron in the air. They fly in formation. C/U of one of the pilots giving the order "Form column of Vs". Various shots of the aircraft as they fly over skyscrapers.

    Note: American Pathe News item with original voiceover.

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    58631
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    568.11
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:11:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:35:00:00 / 01:36:11:00
    Canister:
    UN 123 E
    Sort Number:
    UN 0123 E
  • Appears in...

    Categories
    War & Revolution
    WorkSpaces
    skyscrapers New-York
  • Stills

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

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