This video has no sound
  • Description

    Unissued / unused material.

    Boeing 707 test flight departure, London Airport (Heathrow Airport).

    LS BOAC Boeing 707 aeroplane with luggage being taken aboard. CU "Boeing Rolls Royce 707" written on side of plane. MS nose of the Boeing 707. Interior shots of hold of plane as luggage is stacked away. CU underneath aeroplane showing its wheels. CUs engines of the Boeing 707. Various shots as disabled journalist Quintin Crew (editor of "Go" magazine) is taken aboard plane on a rising platform, with him is a nurse and others. CU luggage bay doors closing.

    LS the Boeing 707 on air strip. Various shots passengers boarding the plane, including Pathe cameraman Ced Baynes (he waves with his camera). CU Rolls Royce sign on side of plane. CU side of plane. CU landing control operator on airstrip. Various shots of the Boeing's engines starting up. Side view of the Boeing's nose. Various shots as the Boeing taxis for takeoff.

    Date on dope sheet is 09/05/1960.

  • Tags

  • Data

    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Media URN:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:42:46:00 / 01:45:02:00
    UN 3447 E
    Sort Number:
    UN 3447 E
  • Appears in...

    Science & Technology
    Airline Boeing 707 PELDROED CYMRU
  • Stills

    0:01 0:02 0:03 0:04

Comments (0)

We always welcome comments and more information about our films.
All posts are reactively checked. Libellous and abusive comments are forbidden.

Add your comment