• Short Summary

    First glider flies from Canada to England towed by Dakota plane.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "FIRST GLIDER TRAIN CROSSES ATLANTIC".

    Britain.

    Various shots of a plane pulling a glider which is full of war goods, as it arrives at British air base from America. Various shots of the crew of the Dakota leaving their plane. The freight is unloaded from a glider at the end of this pioneer flight from Canada. Glider being towed away.

    (Mute & Track Negs.)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1087.15
    Media URN:
    38028
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    08/07/1943
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:04:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:33:40:00 / 01:34:44:00
    Canister:
    43/54

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