• Short Summary

    FARNBOROUGH - TESTING THE COMET

  • Description

    AEROPLANES ENGLISH. Testing comet at Farnborough recrashes of 2. various shots of work in progress & of crew climbing aboard another & taxing. take off ,& in the air interior shots.

    BURNS ANNE Mrs (Scientist) At R.A.F. Farnborough reinquiries re 2 Comet crashes interior of a Comet.

    CHURCH HOUSE. WESTMINSTER. London. Arrival at...aeronautical scientist for inquiries into the 2 Comet crashes

    FARNBOROUGH Under the direction of Sir Arnold Hall,the inquiries into the causes of the 2 Comet crashes start. Tanks being filled with water...shot looking "down" on the comet being examined...& general work going on. Also shots of another comet taxing prior to take off & member of crew going aboard ...interior shots & of Mrs Anne Burns..

    HALL..Sir ARNOLD At Farnborough R.A.E. where ...directs operation re the inquiries of 2 Comet crashes

    LONDON. Arrival at Church House Westminster, aeronautical scientists for inquires the 2 Comet crashes.

    TANKS (Water) or other --- As Apposed To "Fighting Vehicles" Shots of.. being filled with 200,000 galls of water re comet inquires at R.A.E. Farnborough.

    Aviation
    Background: FARNBOROUGH - TESTING THE COMET

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA9LXQ4JWFU13DWNTOBVYDFUJ1P
    Media URN:
    VLVA9LXQ4JWFU13DWNTOBVYDFUJ1P
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont British Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    25/10/1954
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    MXF
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:44:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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