Chinese Air Force

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    China.

    Various shots factory in China - workers appear to be turning raw cotton into thread / fabric. M/S art exhibition of Chinese art. Various shots dignitaries inspecting airmen of Chinese Air Force standing in front of their planes. One of the dignitaries is a tall European man. Pilots run to planes and take off. Various shots air display: fighter planes shoot at targets on ground. Various shots airmen looking at maps in operations room, map is on fabric roll. Various shots airmen having debriefing in classroom and on airfield. Various shots CAF sports day: we see the hurdles event and a keep fit display, in background are British, American, Russian and Chinese flags. Various shots Chinese workers operating large pump or machine inside cave.

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    British Pathé
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    Sound:
    Mute
    Media URN:
    60723
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1821.08
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:05:30:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:38:28:00 / 01:43:58:00
    Canister:
    UN 633 A
    Sort Number:
    UN 0633 A
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