World Aerobatics Championships 1966

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    Moscow, Russia, Soviet Union (USSR).

    Various shots of the men and women pilots checking their aircraft and discussing various points prior to take off during the fourth world aerobatic championship at Tushing airfield, Moscow. Ground to air shots of the aerobatics taking place.


    Date found in the old record - 21/08/1966.

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    British Pathé
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    01:23:25:00 / 01:28:31:00
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    UN 4195 A
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