• Short Summary

    An American airliner survives a crash with a light aircraft in mid flight.

  • Description

    Thought to be Selected Originals from late 1940s material.

    Full title reads: "Constellation Survives Mid-Air Crash". American voiceovered newsreel material.

    Mitchell Air Field, New York, United States of America (USA).

    MV Unloading gear from damaged Constellation plane.

    CU Members of crew.

    CU Member of crew unloading luggage from plane.

    LV Side view of plane.

    MV Damaged part of plane.

    CU Damaged part, and members of crew looking into hole.

    CU The gash in the plane.

    CU Side view of gash.

    LV Inspecting damage.

    N.B. The Constellation air liner was hit by a private plane - the crew of the light aircraft died - MD.

    Possibly connected with 49/11 - MD.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1526.27
    Media URN:
    59891
    Group:
    Unknown sel originals
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:33:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:31:38:00 / 01:32:11:00
    Canister:
    UNSO Reel 050 K

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