• Short Summary

    First fleet of Fairey Napier Seaplanes handed over to Greek government.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Hamble. Greece buys British. First of fleet of huge Fairey Napier Seaplanes handed over to Greek government."

    Hamble, Hampshire.

    BV as people watch a Fairey Napier Seaplane being started up. Other sea planes sit on the water in the background. The aircraft moves out onto the water.

    Shots of a seaplane flying overhead.

    A group of men gather in front of one of the planes. One of them tells who the Fairey-Napier came to be ordered by the Greek Government. Greek government official speaks of pleasure at seeing trial and how they are destined for the Greek Naval Air wing.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    765.04
    Media URN:
    7227
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    12/03/1931
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:22:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:03:47:00 / 01:06:09:00
    Canister:
    31/21

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