• Short Summary

    Passengers checking out the aircraft before the start of the first London-Paris air service.

  • Description

    Hounslow, London.

    LS. Plane taxiing. MS. Crew looking from cockpit. MS. Passengers papers being checked dog is removed from plane. LS. Plane taxiing. MS. Passengers inspecting plane. MS Officer shaking hands with officials MS. Four passengers drinking beer and eating sandwiches MS. Airco machine for starting propellers. MS. Passengers alighting by step ladder. MS AVRO 504M Plane taxiing to hangar.

    N.B. This is the inaugural flight of a London to Paris air service.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    196.34
    Media URN:
    30067
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    28/08/1919
    Sound:
    sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:18:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:37:44:00 / 01:40:02:00
    Canister:
    G 593

Comments (2)

  1. jamied says

    "MS AVRO Plane taxiing to hangar" - it's an Avro 504M, Serial Number K-134.

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  2. British Pathé says

    Thanks.

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