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    Warton, Lancs, England: Pan shot Canberra takes off...LIB.NO. 19322.



    LV Canberra circling Aldergrove after return from Ganda. CU Canberra flying...LIB.NO. 19322.



    FV Canberra flying past control tower & overhead. Pan Shot Canberra lands at Aldergrove, LV Canberra LIB.NO. 19322.



    taxi-ing towards. CU Ditto - jets stopping. SV Co-pilot Hillwood & Navigator D.A. Watson walking round front of craft. CU Hillwood. LV Hillwood with Wing Comm. Beaumont, Captain & 1st pilot, & Navigator, Watson. CU Wing. Comm. Beaumont speaks:-(Nat.sd.) SCU Ditto, continues: (Nat.sd.) LV Canberra on tarmac after record flight.



    SOUND EFFECTS.



    CU Wing Commander Beaumont speaks:- "A very large amount of the credit went o Watson, our Navigator, who was absolutely spoton, right the way thru."



    SCU Wing Commander Beaumont continues:- "We were in radio contact with a Trans Canadian Air line pilot, and when he heard that we were going to Ganda, in a Canberra, he said are we were going back in the same day? I replied that we were & he said isn't that a hell of a way to spend a day."



    Personalities - Aviation; Airforce - Active; Great Britain




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    PATHE
    Warton, Lancashire

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    Film ID:
    VLVA3M2X84KOCCLAMAND1A299ZY0Q
    Media URN:
    VLVA3M2X84KOCCLAMAND1A299ZY0Q
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    29/09/1952
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    MXF
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:03:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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