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  • Short Summary

    Various RAF planes being built at De Havilland aircraft factory at Hatfield.

  • Description

    Unissued / unused material.

    De Havilland aircraft productions - at the factory in Hatfield, Hertfordshire.

    L/S Mosquito aircraft, pan across airfield showing different planes including Vampires. M/S fuelling Vampire. C/U Royal Air Force (RAF) insignia, pan up to fitter working on Mosquito. M/Ss fitter working on Mosquito. Panning shot from Mosquito along line of aircraft. C/U Mosquito starting up. L/S Mosquito taxiing out.

    Interior of aircraft hangar. L/S production line of Dove planes. C/U fitter at work on nose of Dove. Several shots tail being fitted to Dove. C/U propeller being fitted to engine of Dove. C/U worker. M/S fitters at work on Rolls Royce engine of a Sea Hornet. L/S production line of Sea Hornets and Mosquitos. M/S men working on Rolls Royce engine of Sea Hornet. Various shots men working on wing of Sea Hornet. Rear shot of Sea Hornet.

    Date given on old record is 21/09/1948.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2242.15
    Media URN:
    64928
    Group:
    Unissued / unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1948
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:04:10:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:35:27:00 / 01:39:37:00
    Canister:
    UN 2044 C

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