• Short Summary

    New jet record set in Sky-Ray plane, and Thunderbirds flying in formation. America.

  • Description

    Unissued / Unused material.

    Title - 'Aviation news. Navy pilot sets new jet record - 753 mph'.

    United States of America (USA).

    Thermal: CU Lieutenant Commander James Verdin in cockpit, he waves. MS Sky-Ray taxiing. MS photographers. MS timing apparatus. Various shots of Sky-Ray flashing past overhead. MS Verdin being congratulated.

    Intertitle - 'Thunderbirds fly as no birds would!'

    Glendale: Various shots Thunderbirds parked and taxiing off, also good take off shots. Air to air shots of four Thunderbirds in formation.

    Cataloguer's note: American commentary.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2781.05
    Media URN:
    81737
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1953
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:25:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:04:37:00 / 01:06:02:00
    Canister:
    UN 2557 C

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