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  • Short Summary

    Great aerial shots of a formation biplane team flying over the Californian coast.

  • Description

    California, United States of America (aka U.S.A.)

    Title: "AIR 'DRILL'. Wonderful exhibition of formation flying by U.S. Navy Aviators".

    Various aerial shots of a row of five biplanes flying in formation over the Californian coast line. Various aerial shots of the planes flying one above the other, good view of the beach below. Point of view shot from the cockpit of a plane showing the other biplanes flying in formation. Point of view, from the cockpit again, of two planes flying over a city, tilt up to show more planes above them. C/U of one of the airborne planes with a good view of the pilot, pan to show the other biplanes. The planes each have the words - 'U.S. Navy' - painted on their tails. More aerial shots of the biplanes flying in formation.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    330.34
    Media URN:
    24235
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    18/02/1924
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:46:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:47:25:00 / 01:49:11:00
    Canister:
    G 1059

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