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  • Description

    Title reads: "Two planes make news".

    Bristol 188's first flight and VC10 shown to press.

    Location of events unknown.

    Various shots the Bristol Type 188, the world's first stainless steel supersonic aircraft,being towed out of a hangar and onto the runway. M/S people watching. C/U Chief Test Pilot Godfrey Auty getting into the cockpit. C/U Godfrey Auty putting on flying helmet. M/S one of the attendants on runway. Panning shot Bristol 188 on tarmac ready for take off. Panning shot the Bristol 188 taxiing away at speed. Panning shot Bristol 188 taking off.

    Various aerial shots of VC10, new jet airliner, on tarmac outside hangar. Various shots of plane from the ground. M/S undercarriage of plane. Various C/Us engines and tail. Tracking shot under plane. M/S group of men (designers?) looking at the plane. More general shots of plane.

    Note: more information about the planes on file.

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    19/04/1962
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    53320
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1717.21
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:24:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:37:48:00 / 01:39:12:00
    Canister:
    62/32
    Sort Number:
    62/032
  • Appears in...

    WorkSpaces
    concorde Bristol
  • Stills

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

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