• Short Summary

    New device allows aircraft to snatch airmail mail bags without landing.

  • Description

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    Device made of poles and ropes that enables aircraft to collect bags of airmail letters without landing hoisted into the air

    SLATE INFORMATION - 'With neatness and dispatch'

    Low flying aircraft hooking ropes from which mailbag is hanging and flying away

    SLATE INFORMATION - 'Letting you see it more closely'

    SLOW MOTION Aircraft snagging rope to lift mailbag
    Background: New device allows aircraft to snatch airmail mail bags without landing.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA3PXC4KSFT9KENTKOL2DHFTJ9D
    Media URN:
    VLVA3PXC4KSFT9KENTKOL2DHFTJ9D
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont Graphic Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    01/01/1929
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:40:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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