• Short Summary

    Inventor Maurice Porier shows off his rocket plane - it quickly crashes into the ground.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "California. 'Another good idea goes wrong!' Inventor Porier's novel craft goes like a rocket - but comes down like a stick."

    California, United States of America (USA).

    Inventor Maurice Porier loads explosives / fireworks into the rear of his rocket plane. CU as he presses the remote ignition button. The plane leaves its launch pad and flies for a short distance before crashing into the ground.

    Shots of the wreckage of the crashed rocket plane.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    763.15
    Media URN:
    8355
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    09/03/1931
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:34:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:24:41:00 / 01:25:15:00
    Canister:
    31/20

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