• Short Summary

    Mid-air refuelling in America & new Australian landing device.

  • Description

    AIR NEWS - LANDING DEVICE IN AUSTRALIA

    Essendon Airport, Victoria, Australia.

    LV. Towards, plane taxiing crab-wise. SCU. Mechanics watching. SV. Mechanics at work on wheel, of plane. SV. Top view, mechanics changing alignment of wheel. SV. Ground view, mechanics changing alignment of wheel. SCU. Inspection cover removed to show new device. SV. Mechanics. LV. Travel shot from behind of plane taxiing crab-wise.

    (Dupe Neg.)

    AIR NEWS - MID-AIR REFUELLING

    United States of America (USA).

    SV. American B-50 Superfortress aircraft flying behind aerial tanker with telescope boom. SCU. B-50 Superfortress flying behind aerial tanker with telescope boom. Boom entering Superfort. LV. Plane refuelling in mid-air. SCU. Boom being withdrawn. LV. Tanker and Superfort flying along.

    (F.G.) (Orig. F.)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1435.04
    Media URN:
    47109
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    04/01/1951
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:56:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:04:16:00 / 01:05:12:00
    Canister:
    51/2

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