• Short Summary

    Sir Archibald Sinclair, Secretary of State for Air, announces formation of Air Training Corps.

  • Description

    Title reads: "Air Training for Boys of Sixteen".

    Sir Archibald Sinclair, Secretary of State for Air, gives speech from his London office (could be Pathe Studios set).

    M/S of Sir Archibald taking seat behind a desk. He tells us about formation of the Air Training Corps. The training scheme will give boys of 16 a change to learn about aviation in preparation for service in Royal Air Force (RAF) on reaching "the right age". Sir Archibald explains that there is a current shortage is skilled young pilots.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1067.04
    Media URN:
    37722
    Group:
    Unissued / unused
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    13/01/1941
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:00:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:04:05:00 / 01:06:05:00
    Canister:
    41/4

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