• Short Summary

    A U.S. airship rescues a stranded airman from the sea, and Chinese Air Force puts on display.

  • Description

    Item title reads - Air affairs.

    M/S of U.S. navy airship in flight, aerial shot as a rubber boat is lowered followed by rescuer on rubber ring. The airman in the sea is rescued and climbs onto boat. A cable pulls them up again.

    L/S of Chinese Air Force planes in flight forming the initials C.A.F. M/S as officer walks along on ground. M/S as the planes then form 'September the First' in Chinese, the date of their anniversary. M/S of pilots on the ground, one looks at a knife.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1366.19
    Media URN:
    44783
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    19/10/1944
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:05:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:32:45:00 / 01:33:50:00
    Canister:
    44/84

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