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  • Description

    Luton, Bedfordshire.

    GV. Photographers. GV. Canberra aircraft on tarmac. SV. Test pilot Michael Randrup and engineer Walter Shirley getting into plane. CU. Scorpion on side of plane. GV. Plane warming up. LV. Plane starts to taxi away. CU. Ground crew watching. GV. Aircraft leaves ground and starts to go straight up. CU. Ground crew man looking up. LV. Pan, plane starts to climb. SV. Mr E. W. Davies, Chief Designer (right), shows manager of flight development, Mr C. L. Cowdray, how the Scorpion rockets function. CU. Mr Cowdray. Pan down to show Davies explaining engine. CU. The funnel of the Scorpion rocket engine as the two men stand talking. GV. Canberra flying over aerodrome. SV. Photographers. SV. Shirley and Randrup getting out of plane. CU. Randrup, pan to Shirley.

    (Neg.) (Title Scene D)

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    02/09/1957
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    48864
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1499.37
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:04:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:53:20:00 / 01:54:24:00
    Canister:
    57/71
    Sort Number:
    57/071
  • Appears in...

    Categories
    Science & Technology War & Revolution
  • Stills

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

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