• Short Summary

    50 years of the Royal Air Force celebrated in air show at RAF Abingdon.

  • Description

    No title. 50 years of Royal Air Force - golden jubilee celebrated with air show at RAF Abingdon, Oxford.

    Air to ground shot Abingdon Airfield. L/S a Beverley Freighter aeroplane. L/S ditto, pan to a Hind. L/S Hind. C/U a Bombay plane with skis. L/S Comet airliner. L/S Lincoln Bomber. M/S Victor Bomber. L/S Vulcan Bomber. M/S Tom Tit aeroplane. C/U Tom Tit. C/U Spitfire plane. L/S Hurricane. C/U Lightning. C/U rocket missile slung under Lightning. L/S the Lightning. L/S a Harrier jump jet taking off vertically. L/S Spitfire and Hurricane fly past. L/S a Lancaster bomber flying past. L/S two Victors flying over. L/S a Gloster Gladiator taking off. L/S fly past of Hunters. L/S another fly past with planes in formation, they spell out "E II R".

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2063.10
    Media URN:
    56743
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    16/06/1968
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:21:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:22:29:00 / 01:23:50:00
    Canister:
    68/49

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