• Short Summary

    THE FIRST FLIGHT BETWEEN LONDON & TEHERAN TOOK PLACE TODAY WEDNESDAY APRIL 23RD BY BRITANNIA TURBO JET.

  • Description


    ROLL 1



    VARIOUS SHOTS OF BRITANNIA AT LONDON AIRPORT



    PASSENGERS GOING ABOARD.



    LORD AND LADY TWEEDMUIR GOING ABOARD



    PLANE TAKING OFF



    " AIR BORNE



    " LEAVING COST OF ENGLAND



    PLANE FLOW THROUGHOUT AT 22,000 FT.



    APPROACHING FRANKFURT



    PLANE LANDING FRANKFURT, IN RESTAURANT



    ROLL 2



    GETTING BACK ON PLANE



    PLANE OVER ALPS.



    VARIOUS SHOTS OF MEALS BEING SERVED



    PEOPLE BEING SERVED WITH DRINKS



    YOUNG BOY SHOWS STEADINESS OF BRITANNIA BY WALKING



    CASTLE WITH POSTCARDS



    CAPT LAUGHLAN (BIG MOUSTACHE) AT CONTROL



    ARRIVAL AT TEHERAN 1.0 AM THURSDAY MORNING 24 APRIL



    LORD AND LADY TWEEDSMUIR




    Initials



    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: THE FIRST FLIGHT BETWEEN LONDON & TEHERAN TOOK PLACE TODAY WEDNESDAY APRIL 23RD BY BRITANNIA TURBO JET. ABOARD PLANE WERE LORD & LADY TWEEDSMUIR (LORD TWEEDSMUIR IS MEMBER OF BOARD OF BOAC)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVAF4V50ZX236V2KOJNTL6DKVNOC
    Media URN:
    VLVAF4V50ZX236V2KOJNTL6DKVNOC
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    23/04/1958
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    MXF
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:08:26:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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