• Short Summary

    Footage of the transport aircraft the 'Constellation' flying across America.

  • Description

    Unused / unissued material - dates and locations unclear or unknown.

    Howard Hughes pilots giant plane.

    L/Ss of people boarding the large transport aircraft the 'Constellation'. Several shots of the aircraft flying over mountains. L/Ss of the aircraft coming into land at airport in Washington. L/S of aeroplane taxiing. L/S of cameramen with newsreel cameras. M/S of Secretary of Commerce Jesse Jones shaking hands with the pilot Howard Hughes.

    (Not connected to main story - no soundtrack) L/S of women in uniform doing exercises at military camp (?). Several shots of the women stripping off to their swimming costume and running into the sea.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1947.10
    Media URN:
    61618
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:37:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:42:19:00 / 01:43:56:00
    Canister:
    UN 828 A

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