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  • Short Summary

    Thea Rasche sets off on a flight in her biplane.

  • Description

    Item title reads: "Fraulein Thea Rauche, German girl aviator, hopes to emulate Lindbergh's epic flight."

    Croydon, London

    M/S side view of a biplane. C/U of a monkey toy, as a mascot on the wing strut. C/U of the pilot's name painted on he rear of the fuselage. A lady pilot, wearing a flying helmet, talks and laughs with a man and woman. she clambers aboard the biplane, and sits in the open cockpit. She signs autographs before taxiing away.

    Note: Modern woman aviator- ready for a marvellous adventure.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    690.14
    Media URN:
    33186
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    14/07/1927
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:02:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:15:15:00 / 01:16:17:00
    Canister:
    G 1415

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