• Short Summary

    A German pilot demonstrates the benefits of an all-metal aeroplane.

  • Description

    Item title reads - The aeroplane of the future. German pilot demonstrates strength and durability of all-metal aeroplane to British experts, including General Brancker Director of Civil Aviation. Croydon, Greater London.

    The pilot walks up the body of the Dornier Komet aeroplane, he slips on the wings but walks along to the end of one and bounces up and down. C/U of him sat in the aeroplane, various shots as it takes off.

  • Tags

  • Data

    Film ID:
    294.20
    Media URN:
    23791
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    08/01/1923
    Sound:
    sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:08:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:29:32:00 / 01:30:40:00
    Canister:
    G 944

Comments (2)

  1. jamied says

    The aircraft is a Dornier Komet, Reg. No. D223.

  2. British Pathé says

    Thanks.

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