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  • Description

    Full title reads: "New York. Breath catching for them ... and you! Watch 32 parachutists in great death-defying massed leap in thrilling sky pageant ... and then some!"

    New York, United States of America (USA).

    Group of men with parachutes climb into large plane. Shots of the aeroplane taking off.

    Shots from ground and plane as the parachutists jump out of the plane.

    Various shots of the jumpers as they come down to land.

    CU two parachutists posing by plane. Shots of people in crowd watching display.

    Various shots of man leaping from plane in attempt to set freefall record. He lands safely despite his first chute having failed and having to rely on his reserve chute.

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    26/10/1933
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    6726
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    737.11
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:34:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:13:38:00 / 01:15:12:00
    Canister:
    33/86
    Sort Number:
    33/086
  • Appears in...

    Categories
    Sport & Leisure Entertainment & Humour
    WorkSpaces
    Parachutists
  • Stills

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

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