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  • Short Summary

    The King's Cup Air Race won by jet aircraft for first time.

  • Description

    Unused / unissued material -

    Baginton near Rugby, and Coventry, Warwickshire. The King's Cup Air Race won by jet aircraft for first time.

    Various shots of the Czech team flying and doing aerobatic stunts. LS Crowds and aircraft. Various shots of the starters for the King's Cup Air Race. LS Aircraft taxiing out. MS Two women pilots, Miss Windle and Miss MacKeller. LS Aircraft taking off. LS Sparrowjet taking off. Various shots of aircraft returning, including the Sparrowjet the winner. MS Pilot F Dunkerley being congratulated.

    (Neg.) Old record suggests that material dates from around 13/07/1957.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2880.03
    Media URN:
    83430
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1957
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:03:52:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:08:39:00 / 01:12:31:00
    Canister:
    UN 2981 C

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