• Short Summary

    Item showing wreckage from British aeroplane which crashed onto German autobahn.

  • Description

    WARNING DISTRESSING FOOTAGE.

    No title - British Eagle Viscount aeroplane crashes on autobahn killing 48. Germany.

    Various shots of traffic held up on the autobahn between Munich and Nuremberg. M/S woman looking through binoculars from car, pan to line of cars. M/S small pieces of wreckage in field beside the autobahn. Camera pans to show wreckage strewn across centre of autobahn. Various shots wreckage on the road and in fields by the side. M/S team of investigators pointing to wreckage. Various shots part of fuselage lying in field, C/U fuselage showing part of word 'British', pan to Union Jack flag.

    C/U investigators. Various shots part of wing lying in field. Various shots other wreckage, could be part of tail. M/S wreckage beside autobahn. M/S investigator looking at it. C/U wreckage, could be part of cockpit. Various shots more debris, pan up to investigators standing on edge of autobahn. C/U investigators. M/S wreckage showing wheels of plane.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2069.19
    Media URN:
    56846
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    15/08/1968
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:07:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:37:28:00 / 01:38:35:00
    Canister:
    68/66

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