• Short Summary

    Gliders being used to transport squadron personnel from place to place.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "FLYING 'PANTECHNICONS'".

    Location unknown.

    Various shots of large gliders referred to as 'Pantechnicons' with men going aboard at an Army Co-operation Command base. Several shots of the crews of the Whitley tow planes being briefed. The Whitley pulling the glider along. Air to air shots of the towing and then the glider goes free. Glider landing.

    (Mute & Track Negs.)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1077.02
    Media URN:
    37930
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    11/03/1943
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:12:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:01:26:00 / 01:02:38:00
    Canister:
    43/20

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