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    Unused / unissued material - dates and locations may be unclear / unknown.

    Villacoublay Airfield, near Paris, France

    LS. A French transport plane, the NC 211 "Cormoran II" (also named the "Flying Wagon"), standing on Villacoublay airfield on 17th April 1949. MS "Cormoran" with smaller aircraft under its wing. CU Three ton truck entering nose of plane up ramp. CU Truck disappearing into the plane, doors closing. MS Pilot Dellys (?) at controls of plane. CU Nose of cargo plane. MS "Cormoran" taking off on her maiden flight ( a tragic accident had happened to the previous model, "Cormoran I"). (2 shots). Aerial shots of "Cormoran" in flight. (2 shots). MS "Cormoran" landing and taxiing in. (2 shots).

    Note: "Date received" on original paperwork reads: 19/04/1949.

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    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Mute
    Media URN:
    68003
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    2519.24
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:00:58:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:35:31:00 / 01:36:29:00
    Canister:
    UN 2185 H
    Sort Number:
    UN 2185 H
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    Travel & Exploration Science & Technology Trade & Industry
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