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  • Short Summary

    The R 33 airship takes 2 Royal Air Force aeroplanes up and launches them into the sky.

  • Description

    Item title reads - Airship as aerial air base. New aerial history made as R 33 carries 2 one-ton R.A.F. (Royal Air Force) aeroplanes aloft and successfully launches them into space. Pulham, Norfolk.

    M/S of the R 33 airship being wheeled out of the shed. M/S of one aeroplane suspended from the bottom. M/S of the airship as it slowly rises, the aeroplanes are visible underneath. M/S of one of the aeroplanes, L/S as the camera pans across them, M/S as one flies off.

    Intertitle - 'a closer view.' C/U of the aeroplane flying off, M/S as it zooms across the sky. M/S of the airship floating just above the ground.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    436.14
    Media URN:
    20007
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    10/12/1925
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:50:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:49:24:00 / 01:51:14:00
    Canister:
    G 1249

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