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  • Short Summary

    Various demonstrations of planes and parachutes in Lancashire resort.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Blackpool's Air Pageant - Demonstration of aerial ambulance, autogiro and parachute descents make interesting spectacle -"

    Blackpool, Lancashire.

    Various shots of an autogyro swooping across the demonstration area. It comes in to land very quickly.

    LS of man dropping from air with parachute. A car drives out to meet him.

    Demonstration of air ambulance. A mock casualty is loaded into a plane marked with a big red cross. The plane moves off across the air field.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    859.14
    Media URN:
    12504
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    13/07/1931
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:51:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:29:48:00 / 01:30:39:00
    Canister:
    31/56

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