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  • Short Summary

    Various shots of early American jet fighters, from the air and the ground, flying in close formation

  • Description

    Bangor, Maine, United States of America / USA

    Aerial shots of P-84 Thunderjets flown in close formation by the 14th Fighter Wing of the United States (US) First Air Force, the first tactical organisation to be equipped with jet fighters. (3 shots).

    MS P-84 jet fighter planes, designed by Mr A Kartveli, flying overhead in formation. (3 shots)

    MS P-84 demonstrating low formation flying over the Dow airfield. Spectators on the ground.

    Mute Neg.

    Note: Date on original paperwork reads: 19/4/48. There is also a reference to De Havilland Aircraft Productions.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2423.08
    Media URN:
    66900
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:56:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:22:55:00 / 01:23:51:00
    Canister:
    UN 1912 C

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