• Short Summary

    The new American-built Curtiss Commando plane is taken on a test flight.

  • Description

    Titles read: "COMMANDO PLANE".

    Location of events unknown - probably United States of America.

    High angle view of several new American-built Curtiss Commando in an aircraft hangar. One of the planes moves out of the hangar.

    Several shots show this massive twin-engined plane taking on board long lines of troops and several jeeps. Inside the plane we see soldiers crouching beside jeeps. The plane takes off on a test flight. View of troops in the plane during flight.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1334.21
    Media URN:
    44061
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    17/08/1942
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:03:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:38:39:00 / 01:39:42:00
    Canister:
    42/66

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