• Short Summary

    Bill Pegg pilots Britannia airliner to Castel Idris, Libya, her first overseas destination.

  • Description

    Filton Airfield, Bristol.

    LV Bristol Britannia being wheeled out at Filton airfield. CU name on nose, "Britannia". SV pan, pilot Bill Pegg with officials walking towards plane. LV officials boarding plane. SCU Bill Pegg with D. P. Davies. LV towards and pan, Britannia taxiing and taking off, pan to back view. This is Britannia's first overseas flight.

    (Neg.) (Title Scene "C")

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    188.11
    Media URN:
    29965
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    30/09/1954
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:41:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:22:52:00 / 01:23:33:00
    Canister:
    54/76

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