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  • Short Summary

    Take off, gliding and landing in the mountains

  • Description

    This is print of UN 1994 F.

    Aviation camp of Fayet, near Chamonix, France.

    17 chief pilots train in order to compete with Swiss pilots in mountain flying. M.S. Glider gliding in between mountains. L.S. Sail plane being towed off. S.C.U. Plane's tail with glider that it is towing in background. Glider commences to leave ground. S.C.U. Small children watching. L.S. From towing 'plane of glider. L.S. From towing plane of glider after it has peeled off. L.S. Glider rising. Elev.L.S. Glider. L.S. Glider soaring. M.S. Glider coming into land. Glides over camera and comes to rest.

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    Film ID:
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    Unissued unused
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:28:03:00 / 01:29:11:00
    UN 1995 A

Comments (2)

  1. yves bourreau says

    Bon jour

    Pouvez vous me dire plus sur la vidéo ,je serais le fils du pilote qui tire le planeur ,tourner en 1947 aux Fayet, le film s'appeler 'vers le record', a ce jour ?Michel Bourreau étant décéder je n'est plus aucun document sauf une photo de dos(comment peut on vous la transmettre) ou mon père fait décoller le planeur, vous seriez très aimable de m'en dire plus
    ,et la photo ou il y a des enfants il y aurais mon Frère jacques 76 an a ce jour.

    Très amicalement
    Yves Bourreau

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  2. BritishPathe says

    Hi Yves,

    Unfortunately the only material we have relating to this film is what is shown here in the description, though I would be more than happy to answer any other questions you have or clarify anything further via email at

    All the best,


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