• Short Summary

    The crew of the new Handley-Page Hastings, the largest airplane in the Royal Air Force, readies the plane and departs for New Zealand and Australia

  • Description

    SLATE INFORMATION: Departure of New British Transport Plane

    ENGLAND: Hertfordshire: Radlett:
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    AEROPLANES - R.A.F. Handley-Page "Hastings" leaving hangar at Radlett Airfield a new plane, the largest and fastest transport plane on R.A.F. Strength. All set for trip to Australia and New Zealand.


    HANDLEY PAGE Handley-Page "Hastings" one of Britain's latest Transport plane leaving Hangar at Radlett Airfield for flight to Australasia


    Handley-Page "Hastings" R.A.Fs latest and fastest transport leaving hangar at Radlett aerodrome for flight to Australia and New Zealand Officials looking inside plane - which can carry 50 fully-equipped troops


    R.A.F. R.A.F. latest and fastest transport, the Handley-Page "Hastings" leaving hangar at Radlett aerodrome for first flight to Australia and New Zealand

    RAF, pilots, Handley Page H.P.67 Hastings, pilot
    Background: The crew of the new Handley-Page Hastings, the largest airplane in the Royal Air Force, readies the plane and departs for New Zealand and Australia

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVAEAJPEVLCIK897406325DY2SVD
    Media URN:
    VLVAEAJPEVLCIK897406325DY2SVD
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont British Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    29/03/1948
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:11:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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