• Short Summary

    The flying boat the 'Guba' takes off from Sydney in Australia.

  • Description

    Full titles read: "AUSTRALIA"

    L/S's of the large American flying boat the 'Guba' being wheeled down a ramp into a river in Sydney. M/S's of Australia's Post Master General Mr Harrison wishing the pilot of the aircraft good look on his journey. The commentator says that the crew of the aeroplane are to undertake a survey of the Indian ocean as an emergency Empire trade route. L/S's of the plane taking to the air.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1017.27
    Media URN:
    20113
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    26/06/1939
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:47:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:27:13:00 / 01:28:00:00
    Canister:
    39/51

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