• Short Summary

    French designers show off an new model of helicopter - The Aerial.

  • Description

    Thought to be Selected Originals from late 1940s material.

    Villacoublay Airport, Paris, France.

    LV Crowd around jet helicopter Sud-Quest S.O. 1100 Ariel I. SV Mechanic looking at engine at base of rotor. CU Engine. SV Two mechanics placing cowling over engine. CU Name. 'S.O. Aerial'. MV Test Pilot, Georges Delly climbing aboard helicopter. CU Through perspex nose pilot's feet working rudder bar. SV Rudders working. CU Pilot giving 'thumbs up' sign. SV Pan rotors start to rotate. SV Exhaust gases escaping. LV Helicopter with blades rotating. MV Crowd. LV Helicopter takes off. CU man looking up. MV Helicopter in flight. MV People looking on. SV helicopter in flight.

    Possibly connected with 49/102 - MD.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1534.11
    Media URN:
    60070
    Group:
    Unknown sel originals
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:34:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:09:19:00 / 01:10:53:00
    Canister:
    UNSO Reel 078 E

Comments (2)

  1. jamied says

    The helicopter seen here is the Sud-Quest S.O. 1100 Ariel I.

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  2. British Pathé says

    Thanks.

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