• Short Summary

    THE WORLD AEROBATICS CHAMPIONSHIPS HAVE JUST ENDED IN BILBAO, SPAIN WITH THE INDIVIDUAL TITLE GOING TO THE SPANISH CHAMPION TOMAS CASTANO.

  • Description

    1.
    GV PAN FROM FLAGS TO AIRFIELD
    0.05

    2.
    LV AIRCRAFT
    0.07

    3.
    SV RUSSIAN MONOPLANE
    0.11

    4.
    SV CARAVAN BELONGING TO USSR AERO CLUB
    0.13

    5.
    SCU BOARD "AERO CLUB OF HUNGARY"
    0.16

    6.
    SCU BOARD "AERO CLUB OF CZECHOSLOVAKIA"
    0.18

    7.
    SV AMERICAN HAROLD KRIER INTO COCKPIT OF BIPLANE
    0.21

    8.
    SV PROPELLER STARTS PAN TO CHOCKS
    0.24

    9.
    GVs KRIER TAKES OFF, SMOKE TRAIL FROM AIRCRAFT, PLANE TURNS OVER, FLIES UP-SIDE DOWN, THEN DIVES
    0.42

    10.
    SV CAMERAMAN ON HIS BACK
    0.44

    11.
    GVs BIPLANE PERFORMING AEROBATICS (2 SHOTS)
    1.11

    12.
    SV MAN WATCHES
    1.13

    13.
    GV TOMAS CASTANO (THE WINNER) PERFORMING IN MONO PLANE
    1.23

    14.
    GV PAN SPECTATORS
    1.29

    15.
    GV & SCU CASTANO (FIRST) BEZAK (SECOND) POCHERNIN ON DAIS AT PRIZE GIVING (2 SHOTS)
    1.37

    16.
    SV SPECTATORS
    1.38

    17.
    SV & CU WOMANS CHAMPION ROSALIA ZANOZINA (USSR) (2 SHOTS)
    1.44

    18.
    SV SPECTATORS APPLAUD
    1.45

    19.
    SV & LV ZANOZINA GIVEN WINNERS LAURELS ALSO ON DAIS VASILJEVA USSR (SECOND) AND KAPBASOVA CZECHOSLOVAKIA (THIRD)
    1.51



    Initials JM/S/MGT/SGM


    SPORT: AEROBATICS

    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: THE WORLD AEROBATICS CHAMPIONSHIPS HAVE JUST ENDED IN BILBAO, SPAIN WITH THE INDIVIDUAL TITLE GOING TO THE SPANISH CHAMPION TOMAS CASTANO. TWO CZECHOSLOVAKS - LADISLAW BEZAK AND LADISLAW TREBATICKY WERE SECOND AND THIRD RESPECTIVELY.

    THE WORLD CHAMPION WOMAN AEROBATICS PILOT IS ROSALIA ZANOZINA FROM RUSSIA. ANOTHER RUSSIAN LUDMILLA VASILJEVA WAS SECOND, WHILE THIRD PLACE WENT TO EVA KAPBASCOVA FROM CZECHOSLOVAKIA.

    FORTY-FIVE PILOTS FROM 10 COUNTRIES - INCLUDING THE UNITED STATES, RUSSIA, HUNGARY, FRANCE AND GREAT BRITAIN - AS WELL AS SPAIN AND CZECHOSLOVAKIA TOOK PART. THERE WERE SIX WOMEN PILOTS IN ALL, THREE OF THEM FROM RUSSIA.

    THE ENTIRE CONTEST LASTED FOR 12 DAYS, ENDING ON SUNDAY. POINTS ARE AWARDED ACCORDING TO THE DIFFICULTY OF THE MANOEUVRE CHOSEN AND THE PILOT'S SKILL IN PERFORMING IT. THE WINNER TOMAS CASTANO IS A JET PILOT WITH THE SPANISH AIR FORCE.

    THE CHAMPIONSHIPS, FIRST HELD IN 1960, ARE STAGED EVERY TWO YEARS. THE NEXT CONTEST IN 1966 IS EXPECTED TO BE HELD IN MOSCOW. BRITAIN SENT A THREE MAN TEAM.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVAEY4940764JF2EQ5S0Y5ZJUI27
    Media URN:
    VLVAEY4940764JF2EQ5S0Y5ZJUI27
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    14/09/1964
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:51:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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