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  • Description

    Title reads: "South Africa's New Air Service".

    Vaaldam, South Africa.

    Inauguration of new British Airways service between South Africa and Portuguese East Africa.

    Various shots of Sunderland civil flying boat (seaplane) flying over crowds standing on banks of river. C/U of unidentified Government Ministers watching the plane's flight. L/S of seaplane, named "Castor", landing on a lake. M/S of group of men crouching on jetty, trying to avoid heavy rain. M/S of boat steaming up to plane. Various C/Us of aeroplane as it floats on lake.

    Note: this item has also been transferred on *PM1111*, film id 1111.08.

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    27/02/1941
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    38438
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1101.23
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:00:44:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:33:04:00 / 01:33:48:00
    Canister:
    41/17
    Sort Number:
    41/017
  • Appears in...

    Categories
    Travel & Exploration War & Revolution
    WorkSpaces
    My worksapce Mozambique
  • Stills

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

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