• Short Summary

    The Prestwick Pioneer, a new monoplane, can take off in 75 Yards.

  • Description

    Prestwick, Scotland

    LV. Air Vice Marshal Sir Robert Jones receiving Prestwick Pioneer, a new monoplane built by Scottish Aviation Ltd, the first aircraft to be designed and built in Scotland, on behalf of R.A.F. SV. People looking on. SV. Sir Robert Jones speaking. SV. People looking on. LV. Towards, Prestwick Pioneer being pushed out after ceremony. SV. Crowd. SV. Air brakes operating (engine turning). CU. Air brakes. SV. Mayor and others looking on. SV. Pan Pioneer running to take off - climbs steeply. Aerial view Prestwick Airport. CU. Back of pilot. SV. Pioneer coming into land - touches down.

    (Orig.Neg.) (Title scene "L")

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    112.09
    Media URN:
    28738
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    13/08/1953
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:55:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:21:04:00 / 01:21:59:00
    Canister:
    53/61

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