• Short Summary

    Item showing models and mock-up of Concorde evolving in England and France.

  • Description

    Item title reads - Airliners now and later.

    Model and mock-up of Concorde being made in Bristol and France.

    C/U model of the Concorde aeroplane. Various shots of the model showing the tail and wings. Various shots of the mock-up being built at Bristol. M/S nose undergoing tests. M/S of the fuselage. Interior shots of plane with seats arranged and lights on. M/S murals on the walls. M/S as stewardess walks towards camera in passenger compartment.

    Various shots at the Sud research centre in France. Various shots as section of wing undergoes heat tests, bubbles can be seen low down. L/S two engineers holding model of Concorde. C/U's of model and engineer. Various shots of the model undergoing hydrodynamic tests in tunnel. L/S of the Olympus Engine, one of four which will power Concorde. Various shots as man looks in at the reheat end of engine. Elevated shot of the nose of Concorde. M/S as the protection shield covers the windows at the front of the plane. Elevated shot of the Concorde mock-up. Various air to air shots of the Trident aeroplane.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1778.12
    Media URN:
    54898
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    31/10/1963
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:43:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:24:24:00 / 01:26:07:00
    Canister:
    63/88

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