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  • Description

    No title. "Nipper" - do-it-yourself plane, Yorkshire.

    M/S The Nipper - a lightweight plane built from kit for private use - standing outside hangar. Interior of hangar: various shots man placing parts of plane in crate. M/S man assembling plane from kit. C/U man working on the engine of the plane. M/S man working in cockpit of plane, pan into see man moving joystick. C/U flaps on wings moving. M/S workers pushing out a finished plane from one of the hangars.

    M/S Bob Pooley, test pilot, climbing into cockpit of small plane. C/U test pilot closing the cover. C/U propeller turning. Panning L/S aircraft taking off. Ground to air, aircraft in flight. Panning L/S aircraft flying over field.

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    14/01/1968
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    56547
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    2049.16
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:13:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:17:54:00 / 01:19:07:00
    Canister:
    68/5
    Sort Number:
    68/005
  • Appears in...

    Categories
    Sport & Leisure Travel & Exploration Science & Technology
    WorkSpaces
    2168 yeadon squadron Airplanes 1965-1975
  • Stills

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

Comments (1)

  1. jamied says

    "M/S workers pushing out a finished plane" - the aircraft is a Slingsby Nipper Mk III, Reg. No. G-AVKK.

    "M/S Bob Pooley, test pilot, climbing into cockpit of small plane." - this is another Slingsby Nipper Mk III, Reg.No. G-AVKH.

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