• Short Summary

    The 130-ton Brabazon airliner leaving the hangar where it was constructed, shown in comparison to a 4-engine plane

  • Description

    SLATE INFORMATION: Britain's Largest Plane on View

    ENGLAND: Bristol:
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    ENGLISH AEROPLANES - COMMERCIAL Brabazon I comes out of hangar for first time. Eight engines already fitted in. Seen dwarfing 4-engined plane near-by

    BRABAZON PLANE. Brabazon plane comes out of hanger for first time - seen runaway at Fulton aerodrome. Panning shot of the whole plan and putting in engines - will have 8 in all

    Aviation; Personalities - Politicians

    aerodrome, airliners, aeroplane, planes, prototype, prototypes, Bristol Type 167 Brabazon, passenger, John Theodore Cuthbert Moore-Brabazon, 1st Baron Brabazon of Tara
    Background: The 130-ton Brabazon airliner leaving the hangar where it was constructed, shown in comparison to a 4-engine plane

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVAF17VEHPQPF2B9MP5YC4KEQHQ2
    Media URN:
    VLVAF17VEHPQPF2B9MP5YC4KEQHQ2
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont British Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    23/08/1947
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:57:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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