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  • Short Summary

    Hurricane aircraft being assembled and tested.

  • Description

    Unedited material of the construction and testing of Hurricane aircraft. c. 1942

    Continued from Reel 2.

    Reel 3. C/U of man attaching piece of metal to side of aircraft. Low angle shot of piece of engine (?) moving through the factory on a winch. The engine part is lowered. C/Us of the engine part being lowered. C/Us of man inspecting engine and moving it slightly to put it into place. C/U of man painting aircraft number on the side of the body - seen from behind, and from his left. C/U of a man painting the RAF insignia on the side of the aircraft. L/S of men at work - an engine on a winch is pushed through the factory. C/U of moving engine. L/S of men at work in the hanger. Completed Hurricane is pushed close by the camera. Three men push an engine through the factory then completed Hurricane pushed close by the camera. Same shot repeated. M/S of the aircraft wings being moved.

    Continued in Reel 4.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2897.07
    Media URN:
    83733
    Group:
    Documentaries
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1942
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:06:52:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:37:39:00 / 01:44:31:00
    Canister:
    DOCS

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