• Short Summary

    RAF pilots take off to engage German planes attacking British a convoy.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Aerial Blitzkrieg - Continued"

    Ground to air panning LS of nine Hurricanes flying over camera.

    VS Good LS from ground of German dive bombers in action, the aircraft dive between barrage balloons and are surrounded by flak and anti-aircraft bursts. One of the balloons falls to the ground in flames. Good shots of anti-aircraft guns firing from hidden and open positions on the Downs, also shots of dive bombers attacking lightship just offshore.

    VS Good shots of Royal Air Force Hurricanes and Spitfires flying past and taking off.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1053.38
    Media URN:
    21052
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    19/08/1940
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:04:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:33:47:00 / 01:35:51:00
    Canister:
    40/67

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