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  • Short Summary

    Footage of the airships the R-80 and the Roma.

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    Very good L/S's of the airship the R-80 being towed out from it's hangar. L/S of the R 80 slowly rising up into the sky. L/S of the R-80 airborne. L/S's of the Roma being prepared for takeoff.

    Intertitle reads: "The box type" rudder, resembling a triplane, enables the dirigible to make sharp turns so that it can manoeuvre in a small area."

    L/S's from the back of the airship of the box shaped rudder also visible is the Stars and Stripes flag of the United States of America. L/S's of the Roma in flight. Aerial shot of the Roma.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    278.24
    Media URN:
    23169
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    14/08/1922
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:38:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:27:58:00 / 01:30:36:00
    Canister:
    G 902

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