Model Aeroplane Meeting 1921

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    Item title reads - First model Aeroplane Derby - Enthusiastic amateur aeroplane designers hold novel competition, London.

    M/S as people prepare their aeroplanes and check them over. One man uses a pump to power his up. M/S of people holding their aeroplanes, an official comes and checks them. One man lets his aeroplane go and it flies off, another flies over the crowd.

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    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    03/11/1921
    Sound:
    Silent
    Media URN:
    22582
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    246.30
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:00:52:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:32:59:00 / 01:33:51:00
    Canister:
    G 821
    Sort Number:
    G 0821
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