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  • Description

    Diagram of a map points out various places in the United States of America, London - England, Stockholm - Sweden, Versailles - France (relates to the different locations of stories in this issue).

    Titles read: "EXPLORING THE STRATOSPHERE".

    United States of America.

    An aerometeorgraph (sp?) that records valuable details about the weather is fastened to a biplane in America. The plane is seen taking off and landing. Then a radio transmitter is fastened to a balloon and flies up to a great altitude, beaming details back to a receiving set on the ground.

    In the Mid-Pacific, a gas balloon is set off from a naval ship. The movements are noted and sent on to the American Weather Bureau.

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    15/05/1939
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    40929
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1188.01
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:43:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:00:35:00 / 01:02:18:00
    Canister:
    PT 477
    Sort Number:
    PT 477
  • Appears in...

    WorkSpaces
    Resonance
  • Stills

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

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