• Short Summary

    Very good footage of the exterior and the interior of the airship 'Macon'.

  • Description

    Sunnyvale Naval Air Station, California, United States of America

    Full titles read: "And who knows ? - we may come to even more extended cruises on giant airships, like the colossal "Macon", the world's largest dirigible."

    L/S's and M/S's of the large airship in flight. M/S's from inside the ship. Commander Alger H. Dresel. Very good C/U's of the airship about to dock. Excellent shot of the airship docked.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1090.22
    Media URN:
    37652
    Group:
    Pathetones
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    27/11/1933
    Sound:
    sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:01:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:38:17:00 / 01:39:18:00
    Canister:
    PT 192

Comments (2)

  1. jamied says

    The aircraft is docking at the Sunnyvale Naval Air Station in California.

    The craft's commander, seen at 00:54, is Cdr Alger H. Dresel.

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  2. British Pathé says

    Brilliant - thanks very much.

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