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    Note: Location of the events are unknown.

    Full titles read: "When Bleriot first flew the channel 24 years ago - even he little realised the giant he was to make in 1933 but here it is today aptly named after another famous flight pioneer, Santos Dumont."

    Several very good shots of the enormous seaplane named the 'Santos Dumont' in its hangar. It has three giant propellers on it. L/S of man climbing inside the aeroplane.

    Inter title reads: "Weighing 11 tons, it could carry 60 passengers at over a 100 miles an hour."

    L/S of the plane speeding along a lake and taking off. Various shots of the plane in flight.

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    11/09/1933
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    37584
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1086.17
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:11:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:30:50:00 / 01:32:01:00
    Canister:
    PT 181
    Sort Number:
    PT 181
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    Categories
    Entertainment & Humour Science & Technology Trade & Industry
  • Stills

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

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