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  • Short Summary

    Various shots of parachutists climbing down a rope ladder then jumping off into the sky.

  • Description

    Shot of men posing for camera with parachutes strapped to their bodies. They climb onto airship which takes off (hanger in background).

    Intertitle reads "A nervy climb down the airship's rope ladders & then into the air". C/U men climbing down rope ladder below camera. Shot taken from aircraft of parachutists. Slow motion shot of men climbing down rope ladder, jumping off, pulling their rip cords & chutes opening as they drop. Shot of parachutes landing (taken from ground).

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    752.23
    Media URN:
    35247
    Group:
    Eve pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:30:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:48:44:00 / 01:51:14:00
    Canister:
    EP 006

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