Giant Bombers Return To Us 1951

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    Lakenheath, Suffolk.

    LV. Nose of giant American bomber plane B-36. SV. Crew climbing into machine. CU. Member of crew moves up ladder into round hatchway. LV. Douglas C-124 freight 'plane - this plane carries all spare parts and accessories for the B-36's. SV. Freight packed on lift being raised into aircraft. SV. Three propellors turning on B-36, & CU. Side view, pan, nose of B-36 taxiing along. LV. Towards and pan to back view, B-36 takes off. Back view of B-36 showing undercarriage wheels folding up. LV. Towards into closer shot, pan to back view, another B-36 taking off. LV. Towards into closer shot, pan to back view, another B-36 taking off.

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    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    25/01/1951
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    47140
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1435.35
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:51:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:53:13:00 / 01:55:04:00
    Canister:
    51/8
    Sort Number:
    51/008
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