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  • Short Summary

    Record breaking De Havilland Comet at Hatfield Aerodrome.

  • Description

    Unissued / unused material.

    De Havilland Comet's record flight to Italy. Hatfield Aerodrome, Hertfordshire.

    LS Comet airliner taking off. MS Comet in flight (2 shots). LS towards and pan to back view of Comet landing and taxiing in. CU Comet coming to a standstill (3 shots). MS Officials stepping down from plane (2 shots). CU test pilot John Cunningham stepping down from 'plane (2 shots).

    Date given on old record is 17/03/1950.

    NB: lengths of spacing between some shots.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2294.07
    Media URN:
    65508
    Group:
    Unissued / unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1950
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:03:07:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:26:11:00 / 01:29:18:00
    Canister:
    UN 2245 C

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