• Short Summary

    Airport fire engines react quickly to put out blazing aircraft. London airport.

  • Description

    Airport fire engine.

    London airport.

    L/S of aircraft on fire. M/S fire engines coming out of station. Various shots as they speed along. M/S firemen pulling out hoses. M/S of another hose being put into position on engine. M/S of sprayer swinging into position from engine. C/U hands pressing triggers. M/S firemen holding hose as it starts to spray. M/S sprayer on tender, spraying. Various shots of the sprayers in action. M/S flame being quelled. M/S fireman in cabin of engine. Various shots of the wreck. M/S firemen spraying with foam. Various shots of firemen covered in foam pulling spray away. M/S wreck smothered in foam.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1357.28
    Media URN:
    44668
    Group:
    New pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    14/05/1951
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:04:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:47:51:00 / 01:48:55:00
    Canister:
    NP 348

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