• Short Summary

    Construction of Brabazon passenger airplane and moving plane to larger hangar preparing for its test flight

  • Description

    SLATE INFORMATION: The Mighty Brabazon Nears Completion

    ENGLAND: Gloucestershire: Filton:
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    BRABAZON PLANE. Nears completion at Filton. Shots of Drawing office - is tremendous. Runaway nearly 1 3/4 miles in length. Brab move from the assembly hanger. Chief Test-Pilot Pegg looks from office window as plane is moved to new hanger for final stages of assembly.


    CHIEF TEST-PILOT PEGG Bill Looking from office window at Filton aerodrome as the Brabazon is moved to new hanger for final stages of assembly

    airliner, airplane, aeroplane, architects, runway, aircraft, hangar, Bristol Type 167 Brabazon, Bristol Chief Test Pilot Bill Pegg
    Background: Construction of Brabazon passenger airplane and moving plane to larger hangar preparing for its test flight

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA4I3FLEM24W5FOUVQJI8JVHLF8
    Media URN:
    VLVA4I3FLEM24W5FOUVQJI8JVHLF8
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont British Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    01/08/1949
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    MP4
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:17:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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