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    Item title reads - Followers of Icarus

    Hungary.

    M/S as a group of men carry a glider out of a hangar at the Icarus Flying School which makes and flies them. As the country is so flat they have to use a generator to get the glider off the ground. M/S of a wheel turning, M/S as a man straps himself onto the glider and others wave flags. L/S as it sets off attached to a rope which is connected to a generator; it flies up and dips down. C/U of motor (?) on the glider to enable the launch, M/S as a man gets in to the glider and another man powers the generator. The glider soars into the sky as people watch, it dips riding on currents. C/U of man's face watching it. M/S as it flies low over the ground past the camera.

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    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    30/12/1935
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    39206
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1126.15
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:09:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:28:30:00 / 01:29:39:00
    Canister:
    PT 301
    Sort Number:
    PT 301
  • Appears in...

    WorkSpaces
    Vintage gliders
  • Stills

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

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