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  1. jamied says

    The aircraft heavily featured here is an Auster J/1 Autocrat, Reg. No. G-AGTY.

    The very same aircraft and location also feature in Pathe clip 1372.28. That piece says the location is an aerial service station "near Leicester". (That location MAY be Rearsby, the then home of Auster Aircraft Limited).

    This clip's current date range is incorrect. Autocrats didn't start flying until 1945. Attached is a magazine article from 1946, showing the very same aircraft seen here, describing it as "new".......
    chive/view/1946/1946 - 1458.html

    I think therefore the clip's date range should be altered to 1946-49.

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