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  • Short Summary

    Shots of flying boat and airship Nobil.

  • Description

    Flying boat and airship Nobil on ground.

    Close shot of a seaplane on water; skimming along on its skis. Shot from distance of the seaplane taking off from lake; ice-covered mountains in background.

    Closer shot of 2 men standing on top of flying boat; with wings attached on top and the engine and propeller mounted on top of the whole thing. Shot of the thing being pulled slowly by a boat.

    Then the flying boat moving across water though not yet flying. Next; short shots of a polar airship Nobil on the ground with crowd around it. Airship is all white and blends in with surroundings; at the South Pole or Antarctica.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2436.10
    Media URN:
    76881
    Group:
    Old negatives
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1920 - 1930
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:13:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:30:38:00 / 01:31:51:00
    Canister:
    ON 371 G

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