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  • Description

    Title reads: "Texas buys British Jets".

    Location of events unknown.

    Various C/Us model of the BAC (British Aircraft Corporation) Vickers 1-11 Airliner (could be a still). Various shots inside a mock-up of the aircraft: a stewardess handing out magazines to passengers, one of the passengers lets her seat back into the reclining position (looks real - good shots).

    Panning shot aircraft being built in a hanger. M/S mechanics working on engine. L/S men working on the aircraft.

    C/U of the model shot to appear as if the aircraft is actually flying.

    Braniff International Airways in Texas, USA has ordered several of these jet planes to be built.

    Note: BAC press release on file.

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    30/10/1961
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    53998
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1740.02
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:00:50:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:02:19:00 / 01:03:09:00
    Canister:
    61/87
    Sort Number:
    61/087
  • Appears in...

    WorkSpaces
    Air hostess
  • Stills

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

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