• Short Summary

    Frankfurt to Berlin air lift in fog.

  • Description

    Frankfurt & Berlin, Germany.

    Title reads 'Exclusive - Warner Pathe News Rides the Berlin Airlift!'

    MS. Aircraft crew going out on lorry to plane at Frankfurt airport. MS. Air crew sitting in lorry. LS. Aircraft taxiing in. MS. Aircraft taxiing. CU. Rudder of aircraft. SCU. Aircraft being signalled in. MS. Aircraft taking off. LS. Aerial shot, aircraft approaching Berlin. CU. Aircraft windscreen wiper. CU. Pilot. CU. Windscreen wiper. CU. Pilot. CU. Member of crew operating radar instrument.

    Templehof, Berlin. MS. Radar station at Templehof airport. CU. American Army radar operator at Templehof talking the pilot down onto the runway - natural sound, radar operator giving the instructions. LS. Masts of the radar station. LS. Aircraft flying through fog. CU. Pilot receiving instructions from airport radar station. CU. Engine throttle controls. LS. Plane coming in through fog. CU. Radar operator at airfield. CU. Nose of the aircraft with wheels down coming into airfield. CU. Control column of the aircraft. CU. Radar operator at the airport (2 shots). LS. Aircraft approaching runway. LS. Rear view of aircraft coming into line with runway. MS. Airfield floodlit. LS. Elevated - aircraft flying down between lines of floodlights. LS. Aircraft landing on the runway. LS. Aircraft touching down and taxiing. LS. Aircraft taxiing.

    (Comb. B/W)

    Date found in the old record - 14/03/1949. American voiceover.

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    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Unissued unused
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:27:53:00 / 01:29:28:00
    UN 2073 A

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