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  • Description

    Full title reads: "Wonders will never cease ... especially in aviation! Jimmy Mattern - safe - in wildest Siberia, after having been given up for lost for 4 weeks!

    Library footage of American aviator Jimmy Mattern climbing up into the cockpit of his plane and waving to the camera with a shout of 'So Long Fellas'.

    Intertitle reads: "and here's the first 'flying train aeroplane', tows 3 gliders from point to point - aviation's latest wonder!"

    A plane speeds to take off on a dusty runway. Three gliders are being towed behind it. They too take off.

    Various shots of the gliders being towed by the plane.

    The gliders come in to land.

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    10/07/1933
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    6595
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    731.08
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:20:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:09:07:00 / 01:10:27:00
    Canister:
    33/55
    Sort Number:
    33/055
  • Appears in...

    Categories
    Travel & Exploration Entertainment & Humour
    WorkSpaces
    Vintage gliders Aviation Highlights, 1920-1935
  • Stills

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

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