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  • Short Summary

    Trident airliner goes on its first test flight.

  • Description

    Hatfield, Hertfordshire.

    LS. & MS. Pan with De Havilland Trident aircraft in BEA colours taking off. Ground to air panning shot with Trident flying over camera. LS. & MS. Trident landing. MS. Zoom out to long shot of Trident taxiing past hangars. Various air to air shots of Trident in flight. Air to air shots of Trident, the aircraft pans away to right and dives away from camera. GV. Trident on runway, snow in foreground. MS. Gangway, pan to nose of aircraft. MS. "Cats Eyes" Cunningham, the test pilot, and his crew enter aircraft. MS. Comet on runway, pan to Trident. CU. Engines of the Trident showing the BEA markings. Three shots of the Trident. Several close up shots of the technicians charging batteries and fuelling aircraft. CU. Tail of plane of the Trident showing the BEA trade mark.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2615.23
    Media URN:
    78096
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1962
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:08:01:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:32:35:00 / 01:40:36:00
    Canister:
    UN 3586 A

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