• Short Summary

    Aviation pioneer Claude Grahame-White takes a flight in small plane.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Hanworth Park. Back to the Old Love! Mr Claude Grahame-White, one of aviation's earliest pioneers, makes first flight for 12 years in the new 6 h.p. motor gliders with Amy and Jim Mollison."

    Hanworth Park, Nr London.

    Famous aviator Mr Grahame-White sits in the cockpit of a small plane he takes off his hat and puts on his cap.

    Grahame-White gets Amy Mollison (formerly Amy Johnson) and Jim Mollison to stand by the plane and talk him through how it works. They laugh and joke. He has problems starting the engine.

    Shots of the small plane - called Eileen - taking off.

    Three of the planes fly low over the airfield.

    N.B. Spelling for search purposes - Claude Graham White / Claude Grahame White

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    693.23
    Media URN:
    5360
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    12/01/1933
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:43:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:28:57:00 / 01:30:40:00
    Canister:
    33/4

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