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  • Short Summary

    Sir Alan and Lady Cobham arrive in Plymouth by seaplane after a 23,000 mile survey flight round Africa.

  • Description

    Full titles read: "All-Red Air Route to Africa! - Sir Alan & Lady Cobham home again after 23,000 mile survey flight round Africa."

    Plymouth, Devon.

    L/S of a seaplane coming in to land on the sea at Plymouth. Great M/S of the plane moving over the water as the propellors stop turning and the plane comes to a halt. Two small rowing boats are moored to the plane as Sir Alan and Lady Cobham emerge from the aeroplane. M/S of them preparing to climb down into the boats.

    Note: great footage of seaplane.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    730.02
    Media URN:
    34855
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    04/06/1928
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:22:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:01:21:00 / 01:02:43:00
    Canister:
    G 1508

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