• Short Summary

    The BAC III plane is christened before it starts its service in Germany. Farnborough.

  • Description

    No title - Christening of BAC III for BEA's service in Germany. Farnborough, Hampshire.

    C/U pan BAC III taxiing. C/U tail and side, C/U 'Super One Eleven' on side. M/S of the plane with crowds around it ready for christening. M/S pan Lady Milward and Sir George Edwards walking towards christening dais. C/U Lady Milward. C/U bottle of German wine being poured into stein. C/U two air hostesses. M/S as the jug is passed up to Lady Milward for the christening ceremony. C/U as Lady Milward pours the wine over the nose of the plane. M/S crowd watching. M/S Senator Karl Konig presenting Lady Milward with a Berlin Bear, emblem of the city. C/U Karl Konig. C/U the Berlin Bear, pan up to Lady Milward. M/S German contingent boarding plane. M/S stairway folding up into back of plane. L/S as the plane takes off.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2073.06
    Media URN:
    56903
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    22/09/1968
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:59:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:16:20:00 / 01:17:19:00
    Canister:
    68/77

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