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  • Short Summary

    Parachutists leap from planes at 3,000 ft to claim new record.

  • Description

    The location of the events in this item is unknown.

    Full titles read: "16 JUMPERS & ONE A WOMAN ! - leap from same plane - at 3,000 ft - setting new World's Aviation record."

    Groups shot of the 16 people with parachutes attached up ready to jump, they stand next to aeroplane and pose for the camera. L/S of the jumpers climbing on to the plane. Aerial shots looking at the parachutists jumping out of the plane. Several shots of numerous parachutists falling from the sky. There parachutes open as they fall to the ground.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    808.27
    Media URN:
    19553
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    21/11/1929
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:24:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:49:24:00 / 01:50:48:00
    Canister:
    G 1661

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