• Short Summary

    Minister of Supply visits Gloster aircraft works and goes for a flight in Meteor aircraft.

  • Description

    Hucclecote, Gloucester.

    GV. Interior of Gloster aircraft works. SV. Mr Strauss, Minister of Supply, with officials of Gloster works inspecting production lines. MV. Production lines. SV. Angle shot, Mr Strauss chatting to Miss Elsie Rodway, a cockpit cleaner. GV. & SV. Assembly lines. GV. Completed Meteor aircraft lined up on tarmac. SV. Gloster Meteor on tarmac. SV. Assembled Meteors destined for Western Union defence. SV. Tail units of Meteors. One in foreground bears Danish insignia. SV. Mr Strauss settling into cockpit. SCU. Mr Strauss waving goodbye. MV. Meteor taxiing off. MV. Towards, Meteor taxiing. LV. Meteor taking off. LV. Meteors on airfield. LV. Meteor in flight. SV. Meteor in flight.

    (Orig.Neg.)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1445.16
    Media URN:
    47273
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    02/04/1951
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:06:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:25:38:00 / 01:26:44:00
    Canister:
    51/27

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