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  • Short Summary

    R.A.F. Detachment complete Egypt to South Africa flight.

  • Description

    South Africa.

    Title: "BLAZING THE AIR TRAIL from Cairo to the Cape. Royal Air Force Detachment greeted on completion of great flight".

    L/S of an aeroplane landing on a dusty plain. Various M/Ss of the aeroplane coming to a halt, in the foreground a crowd watch. M/S of the pilots climbing out the aeroplane. M/S of two stationary aeroplanes, parked on the plain in front of the crowd. M/S of a man shaking hands with a line of R.A.F. officers standing in front of the wings to one of the planes. C/U of one of the officers talking.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    490.10
    Media URN:
    25711
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    29/04/1926
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:07:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:31:05:00 / 01:32:12:00
    Canister:
    G 1289

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