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  • Short Summary

    Santos Dumont's 'Demoiselle' pioneer plane is given to his native Brazil.

  • Description

    Unissued / Unused material.

    Santos Dumont's 'Demoiselle' pioneer aeroplane is offered to his native Brazil on 50th anniversary of its flight. Orly Airfield, Paris. France.

    Various shots Dumont's "Demoiselle" 'plane making "hedgehopping" flights. LS French Educational Minister M. Morice shaking hands with Brazilian Air Force Minister Mr Nero Moura. Various shots of the party posing for cameras and chatting.

    MS's antique motor car arriving. MS pilot of the 'Demoiselle' being decorated by Brazilian General. Various shots pilot climbing into the pilot's seat and strapping himself in. MS starting the motor and pulling away the chocks. LS 'Demoiselle' taking off.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2604.15
    Media URN:
    70060
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1952
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:38:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:48:47:00 / 01:50:25:00
    Canister:
    UN 2456 E

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