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  • Short Summary

    The first all metal airship takes to the sky in Detroit in the United States of America.

  • Description

    Detroit, United Stated of America.

    Full titles read: "FIRST ALL METAL AIRSHIP - The ZMC-2 [Z.M.C.-2] - built of "alclad - an aluminium alloy, makes successful first flight."

    L/S's of the new metal airship in hangar (looks a bit like a giant egg !). L/S's of people towing the airship outside hangar, the side of the airship reads "US Navy". L/S's of the airship taking off. Several shots of the airship in flight.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    800.17
    Media URN:
    36226
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    02/09/1929
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:29:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:23:12:00 / 01:24:41:00
    Canister:
    G 1638

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