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  • Short Summary

    Shots of construction and testing of the Armstrong Whitworth Apollo airliner.

  • Description

    Bagington nr Rugby, Warwickshire.

    SCU. A model of the 'Apollo' with side open to show seating accommodation, man showing it. CU. Nose of plane with name 'Apollo'. LS. The Apollo landing. SCU. The 'Apollo' stationary with propellors revolving. SCU. The plane being towed out of hangar. CU. Propellor revolving, mechanic working on it. MS. The aircraft under construction inside a factory. MS. Mechanic working on plane (2 shots). MS. Pan along aircraft under construction. CU. Jet turbine engine. SCU. Mechanics at work on the plane (2 shots). MS. Aircraft under construction. Various shots of the 'Apollo' in flight. MS. Plane taking off. Various shots of the plane in flight and taking off.

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    Information found in the old record - Cuts 49/77.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2515.23
    Media URN:
    67945
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:03:54:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:44:34:00 / 01:48:28:00
    Canister:
    UN 2178 I

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