• Short Summary

    Emir Abdullah of Jordan inspecting RAF aeroplanes and airmen in Amman.

  • Description

    Title reads: "Amir [sic] Becomes Air Commodore".

    Amman, Transjordan (aka Jordan).

    Various shots of Emir Abdullah of Jordan receiving his pennant as Air Commodore from Group Captain of RAF (Royal Air Force) station. Various shots of the Emir inspecting regiment of RAF airmen and inspecting their aeroplanes (Lysanders). Various shots of march past parade by airmen and Arab Legion band. Various shots of six Lysanders in flight. Various shots of Emir watching procession of armoured vehicles drive past.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1109.03
    Media URN:
    38530
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    03/03/1941
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:55:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:02:54:00 / 01:03:49:00
    Canister:
    41/18

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