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  • Description


    Dover, England: SV. Pilot
    answering 'phone and giving orders. GV. pilots and men running across aerodrome.
    LV. Men running towards Spitfires. CU. Pilot buckling on gear. SV. Pilot into
    Spitfires. SV. another pilot into Spitfire. CU. Propellor pan to pilot in plane.
    LV. pan 2 Spitfires taking off pan to 3 in air. SV. pan 3 Spitfires taking off.
    GV. Spitfires in air.



    Good Scenes. GV. Spitfire being
    refuelled by Tanker. SV. Men refuelling Spitfires. SV. putting in oil. SV.
    Mechanics working on Spitfires. SV. pan pilots in field waiting call. SV. pilots
    relaxing. CU. pilot reading paper pan up to face. SV. pilot officer. GV. R.A.F.
    boys playing football Spitfire in b.g. CU. officer laughing pan another CU. SV.
    pilot being strapped in plane. SV. pilot getting into Spitfire. GV. pan 3
    Spitfires taking off. CU. pilot in cockpit, taxis off. GV. pan 3 Spitfires
    taking off. GV. 3 Spitfires in air. GV. 3 Spitfires in air.



    Sound Effects. Natural sounds of engines and crews laughing and
    talking.



    Airforce - Active; Air Raids and War Damage;
    Germany; Ships and Boats; Navy - Active




    Initials


    c/story Good Scenes refer VR 657 (I) Pos section
    above 4 stories also refer VR 656 (III) Neg c/story

    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA7CI855B8WXEMTGYHZHCX9DRMD
    Media URN:
    VLVA7CI855B8WXEMTGYHZHCX9DRMD
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    26/08/1940
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:01:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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