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    Item title reads - The Aviette or auxiliary engined glider weighing only 3 cwt. with its tiny 3 h.p. engine attains speed of 40 miles an hour at first trials. Lytham, Lancashire.

    Various shots of people stood round the glider. M/S of a man lying on the ground talking, C/U as he eats a sandwich. A man gets in the glider and prepares to leave. It takes off and flies across the hills, we get an aerial view of the fields. Various shots of the aeroplane flying, people pull it up the hill afterwards. Various shots of it flying again. M/S of a man filming it from a hill.

    Note: there is a duplicate copy of this story on *PM0440* - check for best quality - EB 2001.

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    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    16/04/1923
    Sound:
    Silent
    Media URN:
    23654
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    302.21
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:04:10:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:22:57:00 / 01:27:07:00
    Canister:
    G 971
    Sort Number:
    G 0971
  • Appears in...

    Categories
    Travel & Exploration
    WorkSpaces
    Vintage gliders
  • Stills

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

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