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  • Short Summary

    Various shots of the twin engined helicopter landing at South Bank, London, pilot shakes hands with Mr Profumo, takes off for Le Bourget.

  • Description

    Unissued / unused material - dates and locations may be unclear / unknown.

    South Bank, London - Le Bourget, Paris, France

    Ground to air, a Bristol 173 tandem rotor helicopter in flight and landing at South Bank. (6 shots). MS Chief Helicopter Test Pilot, C T Hosegood, of the Bristol Aeroplane Company getting out. LS Group of men stand by the helicopter. CU Nose of helicopter. CU Tail of helicopter. Various shots of people alighting from helicopter (customs officers, etc.) MS Pilot and co-pilot putting on their lifejackets. Helicopter pilot Hosegood gets in, shakes hands with Mr John Profumo (Parliamentary Secretary to Minister of Transport & Civil Aviation). Helicopter starts up. Crowd behind barrier watching. Helicopter taking off and in flight.

    Note: "Date received" on original paperwork reads: 13/06/1995.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2684.26
    Media URN:
    79653
    Group:
    Unissued / unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1955
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:14:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:35:09:00 / 01:37:23:00
    Canister:
    UN 2744 B

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