• Short Summary

    A flying boat is landed on the River Thames.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Flying Giant Lands On The Thames".

    Tower Bridge, London.

    LV Shorts "Solent" flying boat in flight.

    MV Flying boat plane in flight. Float of other aircraft visible.

    MV Flying past St. Paul's Cathedral.

    LV "Solent" flying overhead.

    MV Fire Launch "Massey Shaw".

    MV "Solent" touching down on River Thames.

    CU Flying boat taxiing along river.

    MV Flying boat taxiing.

    LV Solent taxiing under Tower Bridge.

    SV Captain JLM Davys and co-pilot at controls.

    GV Two men being served with cocktails in Lounge of aircraft.

    GV Solent moored by Tower Gardens.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1413.02
    Media URN:
    46005
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    09/05/1949
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:50:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:01:50:00 / 01:02:40:00
    Canister:
    49/37

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