• Short Summary

    King George VI inspects Britain's shadow air factories where mass production on Britain's air re-armament is in force.

  • Description

    SLATE INFORMATION: 'Shadows' of the Future

    ENGLAND: Birmingham:
    Gen. view intr. factory. Semi views of King & party watch press at work. Top view of King etc. leave for other factory. Gen. view 'Battle' bomber at Austin works. Semi view King with Lord Austin & Lord Swinton inspecting fuselage. Semi CU looking into cockpit. Angle aero-engine racing. CU throttle & speed indicator. Angle King looking thru' window. Gen. view King & party towards. Semi CU examining welding fuel tanks. CU man welding fuel tanks. CU con-rod assembly. Semi view two men tappit assembly. Semi view King inspecting aero-engine with Lords Swinton & Austin. Semi CU King talks to Austin.

    Aviation; Industries, Trades and Crafts; Personalities - Politicians; Airforce - Active; Royalty; King George VI of Great Britain (1936-52)
    Background: King George VI inspects Britain's shadow air factories where mass production on Britain's air re-armament is in force.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVAEQEL3XE2ERG9BD9L8YO261Z3N
    Media URN:
    VLVAEQEL3XE2ERG9BD9L8YO261Z3N
    Group:
    Reuters - British Paramount Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    14/03/1938
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:07:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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