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  • Description

    Full titles read: "The super model 'plane" (new title) "Just a one-half horse-power plane - petrol driven - ".

    United States of America.

    M/S of a small group of young men watching as a man and boy put petrol into a model aeroplane.

    Intertitle reads: "Contact!"
    The man says "All right Ronnie, let's contact here and get her going!" One of the young men starts the propellor of the plane and the engine starts up.

    Intertitle reads: "Proving that what goes up must come down - eventually!"
    The man runs along the ground with the plane, gives it a shove and it takes off, soars into the sky, then comes crashing back down to earth. The man and the boys run towards the upside-down plane on the ground to examine it.

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    04/08/1930
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    36768
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1014.20
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:09:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:46:07:00 / 01:47:16:00
    Canister:
    PT 019
    Sort Number:
    PT 019
  • Stills

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

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