• Short Summary

    Lots of different planes shown off in display of French air strength.

  • Description

    Unused / unissued material - no paperwork - dates unclear or unknown.

    French voiceover and titles.

    France.

    Title reads: "l'Aviation" - "Le Bourget - La Fete De L'Air"

    French President Albert Lebrun and the Minister of the Air are watching an air display. Air to air shots of biplanes in formation. Ground shots of planes flying overhead. Shots of planes taking off and circling. The voiceover describes some of the different planes, reconnaissance, bombers, etc. Shots of crew on board bomber. Aerobatic flying display from a group of flying instructors. Parachutists leap from planes and come to the ground. More planes fly past in tight formation. Air to air shots of the 'Army of the Air'. Various CUs of people looking up at a sky darkened with passing planes.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    470.02
    Media URN:
    57851
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1936
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:03:28:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:03:36:00 / 01:07:04:00
    Canister:
    UN 56 B

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