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  • Short Summary

    Bird man, Leo Valetin, plans to leap from a plane wearing a pair of wings - he doesn't jump.

  • Description

    Unused / unissued material -

    Yeadom, nr. Leeds, Yorkshire.

    GV Yeadom Airport with planes and crowd for air show. Various crowd shots. CU Spectators looking up. MS Bird man, Leo Valetin, walks to plane - he is wearing a set of wings and appears to be planning to jump from the plane at altitude. MS Press and crowd around bird man. LS Plane taxiing and taking off. Ground to air plane in flight.

    Note: Bird man did not jump.

    (Orig.Neg.) Old record suggests material dates from 30/05/1955.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2682.17
    Media URN:
    79617
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    1955
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:02:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:46:26:00 / 01:48:28:00
    Canister:
    UN 2740 D

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