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    Aviator Oakley boards plane from train travelling at 55 m.p.h.

    M/S from the roof of a moving train of a man balancing on top of one of the carriages. A biplane with a rope ladder attached to its undercarriage swoops down, after an initial failed attempt Oakley grabs the ladder. The aeroplane lifts Oakley from the roof of the plane. L/S, from the ground, of Oakley climbing the rope ladder. The film ends before Oakley gets into the cockpit - what a cliff hanger!

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    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Silent
    Media URN:
    21823
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    210.47
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:00:32:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:56:53:00 / 01:57:25:00
    Canister:
    G 672
    Sort Number:
    G 0672
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    Categories
    Travel & Exploration
    WorkSpaces
    Aviation Highlights, 1920-1935 British Aviation, 1920-1935
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