• Short Summary

    Air ambulance flies from Glasgow towards the island of Barra. Scotland.

  • Description

    Air ambulance in action in Glasgow, Scotland.

    M/S Nurse Munro walking towards a de Havilland DH89A Rapide plane (BEA) at Renfrew Airport. M/S Customs checking and group entering plane. C/U Propellor starting up. C/U Mechanic taking chock away from wheel. M/S Plane taxiing out of picture C/U Pilot runway in background. M/S Plane taking off. C/U Pilot (David Barclay). C/U Wireless operator. L/S Air view of ground. M/S Interior of plane nurse looking out of window. C/U Nurse. L/S Air view. L/S Plane landing at Barra, in the Outer Hebrides.

    M/S Car meeting plane nurse walks towards. M/S taking patient out of boot of car (2 shots) M/S Putting patient into plane. C/U Putting patient into plane. C/U Two girls waving goodbye. L/S Plane taking off. M/S Interior of plane nurse tending patient. C/U Patient. C/U Wireless operator. L/S Air view of ground passing. M/S Interior of plane, nurse tending patient. M/S Plane landing. M/S Ambulance pulling up to plane. M/S Taking patient off plane. M/S Putting patient into ambulance M/S Ambulance driving away.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1307.07
    Media URN:
    43314
    Group:
    New pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    23/06/1952
    Sound:
    sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:28:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:10:30:00 / 01:12:58:00
    Canister:
    NP 406

Comments (2)

  1. jamied says

    The initial location is Renfrew Airoprt, near Glasgow.

    The aircraft is a de Havilland DH89A Rapide, Reg. No. G-AGSK, operated by British European Airways (BEA).

    "plane landing" - it's landing at Barra, in the OUter Hebrides.

  2. British Pathé says

    Thanks.

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