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  • Short Summary

    King Amanullah of Afghanistan visits London Airport and takes a ride in a passenger plane.

  • Description

    Full titles read: '"My greatest thrill in the West" - After exhaustive inspection of London's Air Port [sic] & our civil aviation marvels, King Amanullah flys [sic] over London.'

    Croydon, London.

    High angle L/S shows King Amanullah of Afghanistan and his entourage walking around the side of a large aeroplane. M/S of the royal party getting into the passenger biplane. Brief shot of the plane taxiing for takeoff; L/S of the plane taking off.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    720.26
    Media URN:
    33784
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    22/03/1928
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:37:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:42:47:00 / 01:43:24:00
    Canister:
    G 1487

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