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  • Short Summary

    Sir Samuel Hoare and Air Vice-Marshal Sir G. Salmond make test flight in air boat.

  • Description

    Item title reads - Giant air boat's trial flight. Sir Samuel Hoare - Air Minister - and Air Vice-Marshal Sir G. Salmond make test flight over the North Sea. Cromer, Norfolk.

    M/S of Sir Samuel and the Vice-Marshal on the air boat. M/S as it sets off across the sea with propellors whirring. L/S as it takes off into the air. L/S as it flies overhead, M/S as it comes into land again on the sea. M/S of it splashing along. L/S of the two men in the air boat.

    Note: there is a tinted version of this item with the same title and footage in G 1202 on *PM0410*.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    416.22
    Media URN:
    19729
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    13/08/1925
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:27:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:43:35:00 / 01:45:02:00
    Canister:
    G 1215

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