• Short Summary

    A BOAC plane arrives in New York to reopen its service - GI Brides are among the passengers.

  • Description

    Unissued / Unused Material.

    New York, United States of America (USA).

    BOAC 'Bristol Constellation' plane opens London-New York air passenger service. Head on view arriving at La Guardia airfield. Taxing up landing strip. Comes to halt. Passengers alighting. Viscount Knollys is among those arriving as is a British GI bride with baby in arms.

    Viscount Knollys gives his impressions of the flight. A British wife of an American soldier talks about the flight, she stands with her husband and baby.

    Old record suggests date as 09/07/1946. Sound quality is very poor - Neg sound.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2102.02
    Media URN:
    63022
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:03:23:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:05:03:00 / 01:08:26:00
    Canister:
    UN 1478 B

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