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  • Short Summary

    Good footage of Prestwick Airport in Scotland.

  • Description

    Unused / unissued material - dates and locations unclear or unknown.

    Expansion of Prestwick Airport in Scotland.

    Diagrammatical shot of map of Britain showing the location of Prestwick Airport. L/Ss of airbase under construction. L/Ss of several B-17 Flying Fortresses at the base. L/S of Lancaster bomber. L/S of woman working on engine of aeroplane. Nice M/S of and C/U of woman working on wheel smiling. C/U of man talking on radio in traffic control tower. L/S of Dakota aircraft on taxiing on runway. L/Ss of senior officials walking down steps of aircraft. L/S of pilot walking under B-17. L/S of Beaufighter flying low over airbase. Man in control tower looking through binoculars. Shots of DC 3 on runway. Various shots of airbase activity. M/S of man working on engine. L/S of aircraft.

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    Film ID:
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    Unissued unused
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:08:15:00 / 01:11:29:00
    UN 825 A

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