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  • Description

    Selected originals (offcuts, seleced scenes, out-takes rushes) for story "Belfast - "Sherpa" Jet Makes Debut" 53/95.

    Aldergrove, Northern Ireland.

    Various shots of Short SB-4 Sherpa on ground showing very clearly the Aero-Isoclinic wing in operation. Mechanics working on Sherpa. Pressmen taking pictures of plane in the air. Sherpa taking off. Various shots of Sherpa plane in flight and as it lands. Various shots air to air Sherpa plane in flight.

    (Orig. Neg & Lav.)

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    10/12/1953
    Sound:
    sound
    Media URN:
    29051
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    130.19
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:03:50:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:31:44:00 / 01:35:34:00
    Canister:
    53/95 D (Selected Originals)
    Sort Number:
    53/095 D
  • Appears in...

    Categories
    Travel & Exploration
    WorkSpaces
    Silent Cinema Material
  • Stills

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

Comments (2)

  1. jamied says

    The plane featured is the prototype Short SB-4 Sherpa, Registration Number G-14-1. It was the only aircraft of its type ever made.

    SEE ALSO CLIPS 130.15 ND 130.20 FOR MORE FOOTAGE.

  2. British Pathé says

    Thanks for the additional details.

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