Baby Plane For British Market 1964

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    Unissued / unused material - date and location may be unclear / unknown.

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    Bankstown, Sydney, Australia

    Various shots, a small Victa two-seater, the first Australian aircraft sold to the United Kingdom, being looked over by chief test pilot, Mr Vic Walton, and Miss Great Britain 1964, Carol Redhead. She holds the lead of the company mascot, a young kangaroo called "Victaroo", as it sits on the plane's wing whilst Mr Walton gets into the cockpit. LS The plane taxies off watched by Ms Redhead, wearing a wool two-piece suit.

    Note: Date on original record: 18/10/1964. Commentary.

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    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1964
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    87999
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    3119.11
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:00:43:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:30:30:00 / 01:31:13:00
    Canister:
    UN 3961 C
    Sort Number:
    UN 3961 C
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