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    No title - London Gliding Club's air display. Dunstable, Bedfordshire.

    Various shots of hot air balloons about to be released. M/S as Don Piccard's (Pickard ?) balloon floats upwards and he waves. Various shots as the other balloons get airborne. L/S pan across gliders and crowds. M/S of a First World War aircraft, a Fokker E. type. C/U of machine gun mounted on nose. M/S cockpit. C/U of tail plane showing iron cross painted on.

    M/S of machine gun mounted on British plane, the Vickers Gunbus. M/S showing fuselage. Various shots of the Fokker flying. Various shots of the Vickers Gunbus also airborne. Various shots as a parachutist ascends as he is pulled along by a car. C/U crowd looking up. L/S of a girl stood on top of a Tiger Moth aircraft as it flies along, pan as aircraft comes towards camera. M/S girl standing on top of Tiger Moth waving her arms.

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    29/08/1967
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    56373
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    2039.06
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:05:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:07:33:00 / 01:08:38:00
    Canister:
    67/70
    Sort Number:
    67/070
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    Luton Vintage gliders
  • Stills

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

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