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  • Short Summary

    ATC cadets learn how to fly gliders at Hawkinge, Kent.

  • Description

    Unissued / unused material.

    Air Training Corps Gliding School, Hawkinge, Kent.

    Various shots of ATC cadet and instructor in glider aeroplane. Various shots glider taking off. Cut in shots of cadets. CU controller at desk. Attaching cable to aircraft. Shots taken from glider in flight. Air to air shots gliders in flight.

    Date on dope sheet is 05/04/1956.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2544.05
    Media URN:
    68434
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:04:32:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:07:11:00 / 01:11:43:00
    Canister:
    UN 2833 A

Comments (1)

  1. jamied says

    The glider taking off at 01:04 is a Slingsby T31B Cadet TX3, Reg. No. XE796.

    The glider being towed at 01:37 is a Slingsby T21B (AKA Slingsby Sedbergh), Reg. No. WG497.

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