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    High-speed plane race at the International Air Meeting at Lympne

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    Gaumont British Ident

    SLATE INFORMATION: International Air Meeting at Lympne

    ENGLAND: Kent: Lympne:
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    AERIAL SHOWS International air meeting at Lympne. Highlight of meeting the high-speed international race (handicap) John Cunningham flying a Vampire Jet, Miss Lettice Curtis in a Spitfire II. Vampire makes the fastest time

    JOHN CUNNINGHAM - R.A.F. War-time Zce Flies a Vampire Jet in Lympne International High-speed handicap race in the fastest time. Seen climbing into cock-pit and taking off

    HELICOPTER Helicopter takes part in International Air Meeting at Lympne. Man takes aboard bottle in mid-air

    JET-PROPELLED PLANES Vampire jet flown by Group-Captain John Cunningham takes part in the International Air Handicap race at Lympne. Makes the fastest time. Seen in air and taking off

    LYMPNE International Air Meeting at Lympne. Highlight the High-Speed handicap race in which a Vampire Jet flown by Group-Captain John Cunningham puts up fastest time. Show by Helicopter of re-fuelling in the air

    Aviation

    aeroplane, aeroplanes, airplane, airplane, planes, Vampire Jet Fighter, racing, Spitfire, pilot, pilots, helicopters
    Background: High-speed plane race at the International Air Meeting at Lympne

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    Film ID:
    VLVAAJGFZOM0RQYDA38QEI5EXSL7O
    Media URN:
    VLVAAJGFZOM0RQYDA38QEI5EXSL7O
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont British Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    02/09/1948
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:44:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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