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  • Short Summary

    An early German airship takes its first flight.

  • Description

    Unused / unissued material -

    Germany.

    Airship is pulled to middle of field. The passenger basket / gondola beneath the ship fills up and the airship takes off. Among those in the gondola may be airship pioneer Dr Hugo Eckener.

    Dirigible in flight and coming into land when the crew and passengers disembark and are greeted by waiting crowds. Members of the crew chat to waiting dignitaries before they go to waiting cars.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2870.01
    Media URN:
    83223
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1908
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:06:00:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:00:01:00 / 01:06:01:00
    Canister:
    UN 1 G (C)

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