• Short Summary

    The huge 82 ton B.19 bomber is tested at Santa Monica. America.

  • Description

    Item title reads - World's biggest plane.

    Santa Monica, America (USA).

    The camera pans across the crowds at Santa Monica. Various shots of the new 82 ton B.19 bomber. Various shots as it is manoeuvred around. Letters are loaded onto the plane and the propellor is turned, the camera pans across the aeroplane. Air to air shots of the plane, it lands at Marks Field. M/S's of test pilot Major Hunstead. M/S of the plane taxiing.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1121.25
    Media URN:
    39071
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    21/07/1941
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:47:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:34:22:00 / 01:36:09:00
    Canister:
    41/58

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