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  • Short Summary

    USA celebrates its Air Force with shows and fly pasts.

  • Description

    Unissued / unused material.

    Air Force Day in United States of America (USA).

    Elevated shot Super Fort aeroplane with crowds looking at it (Washington). MS people queuing to look inside aircraft. CU boys pointing skywards. LS B36, world's largest bomber, flying overhead. MS Super Fort landing after coming from Germany.

    MS Fortress plane leaving Tokyo, Japan. Japanese girls waving goodbye. CU pilot (Seattle). MS runway, as seen from plane's nose as it lands. MS Fortress about to land. CU airman and wife embracing (2 shots) (Muroc Lake, California). CU Major Richard Johnson putting on crash helmet. MS F86 Jet flying at Muroc Lake, California. LS F86 speeding past camera (3 shots).

    Date on original dope sheet is 24/09/1948.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2222.18
    Media URN:
    75662
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    1948
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:05:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:40:40:00 / 01:41:45:00
    Canister:
    UN 2008 J

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