• Short Summary

    Trevor 'Wimpy' Wade killed - tribute to test pilot.

  • Description

    London Airport.

    Library constructed story, an obituary to test pilot Wimpy Wade. SV. Wimpy Wade (library). MV. Top view of Hawker P1081 aircraft (library). SV. Tail unit. SV. Air intake on wing. MV. Back view of plane. SV. Wade in cockpit. MV. & SV. Plane taxiing. SV. Crowd. LV. Plane in flight.

    (Dupe Neg.)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1431.17
    Media URN:
    46663
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    12/04/1951
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:35:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:26:51:00 / 01:27:26:00
    Canister:
    51/30

Comments (1)

  1. jamied says

    Trevor Wade DFC AFC was killed on 3 April 1951, while testing the plane seen here, the Hawker P.1081 (the sole example of its kind).

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