• Short Summary

    The latest German flying ship takes to the sky, Lake Constance, Switzerland.

  • Description

    Lake Constance, Switzerland.

    Full titles read: "AVIATION'S LATEST WONDER ! - Giant German Flying ship "D.O.X." - propelled by 12 Bristol - Jupiter engines - flies with 169 passengers."

    L/S's of the flying boat moving through the lake at speed. L/S's of the large the Dornier Do X aeroplane airborne, flying over picturesque countryside.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    806.20
    Media URN:
    18695
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    24/10/1929
    Sound:
    sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:29:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:35:49:00 / 01:37:18:00
    Canister:
    G 1653

Comments (2)

  1. jamied says

    The aircraft seen here is called the Dornier Do X.

  2. British Pathé says

    Thanks.

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