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  • Description

    Glider pilots.

    South Africa.

    C/U sign for gliding school. Various shots as engineers make gliders in workshops. M/S of the finished products outside. They are used to train pilots before they progress to aeroplanes. Various shots as the gliders take off, the winch is slackened so the pilot has complete control over the glider. Good shot as one flies up and over the camera. Various shots of fighter aeroplanes in the air. The glider comes in to land. Various shots of the advanced soarer glider in the air.

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    09/11/1942
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    49863
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1554.15
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:41:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:22:20:00 / 01:24:01:00
    Canister:
    NSP 345
    Sort Number:
    NSP 345
  • Appears in...

    Categories
    War & Revolution
    WorkSpaces
    Vintage gliders
  • Stills

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

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