• Short Summary

    A Canberra jet bomber breaks the British-held altitude record with climb of 63.668 feet.

  • Description

    London Airport.

    LV pan, Canberra jet bomber taking off for record climb. LV Canberra in flight. LV Olympus Canberra in dispersal.

    SV Wing Commander W.F. Gibb D.S.O. D.F.C. alighting from aircraft and is greeted by Bill Pegg. CU Wing Commander Gibb. SCU. Gibb and Pegg.

    Canberra jet bomber breaks British-held altitude record with climb of 63.668 feet.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    78.24
    Media URN:
    49982
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    14/05/1953
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:38:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:41:03:00 / 01:41:41:00
    Canister:
    53/35

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