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  • Short Summary

    The Comet III aeroplane is taken out on its first flight. Hatfield, Hertfordshire.

  • Description

    Unissued / Unused material.

    First flight of new Comet III. Hatfield, Hertfordshire.

    Various shots Comet III standing ready for the flight. Various cutaway shots of the plane.

    Various shots test-pilot John Cunningham and co-pilot Peter Bugge arriving and entering Comet. MS press taking pictures.

    MS workers watching. MS Comet on low run over airfield. Various air to air shots of the plane in flight.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2852.08
    Media URN:
    82972
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1957
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:23:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:14:39:00 / 01:16:02:00
    Canister:
    UN 2933 E

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