New Airship R-80 AKA Airship R.80 On Maiden… 1920

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    Barrow-in-Furness, Cumbria.

    Intertitle: "OUR NEW AIRSHIP R.80 - behaves splendidly on maiden flight".

    L/S of a gigantic airship being moved into a large air craft hanger, tiny figures can be seen moving around the entrance.

    Various shots of the colossal ship landing, crowds can be seen swarming around as it touches the ground. M/S of the underbelly of the airship, lots of men in military uniform help to move the ship some pull long ropes attaches to it, others push the cabin. More L/Ss showing the entire air ship. Various L/Ss of the air shop hovering above the field, its propellers can be seen whirring.

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    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    22/07/1920
    Sound:
    Silent
    Media URN:
    21882
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    216.26
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:25:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:46:17:00 / 01:47:42:00
    Canister:
    G 687
    Sort Number:
    G 0687
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