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    Gliding.

    Detling, Kent.

    M/S airman attaching towrope to glider. M/S of another lifting the wing top to position the glider horizontally for takeoff. M/S pilot and air cadets in cockpit. M/S winch turning. M/S glider taking off. M/S (from the glider) the ground as the glider lifts into the air. L/S (air to air) of glider releasing its towrope. L/S (air to air) of glider floating over fields. M/S (air to air) of glider travelling alongside. L/S from glider of road and fields below. M/S glider doing complete loop. M/S glider diving earthwards, the ground rushes past as glider lands. M/S of pilot strapping himself into an open glider. C/U pilot giving O.K. to man at wing-top. M/S man lifting wing-top, M/S winch. M/S glider taking off. M/S of two R.A.F. (Royal Air Force) officers looking on. L/S glider circling overhead. L/S (from glider) of ground turning below. L/S glider banking and turning, M/S of ground rushing by as glider lands.

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    28/09/1953
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    45411
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1389.21
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:02:13:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:41:50:00 / 01:44:03:00
    Canister:
    NP 472
    Sort Number:
    NP 472
  • Appears in...

    Categories
    War & Revolution Trade & Industry
    WorkSpaces
    Air Cadets
  • Stills

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

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