• Short Summary

    RAF Lancaster aircraft flies to Cape Town, South Africa.

  • Description

    Cape Town, South Africa.

    Title reads 'New Record for RAF'.

    Royal Air Force Lancaster aircraft "Aries" lands at Cape Town after a record flight from England. Crowd at airport looking on. Crew leaving the plane and are greeted by Colonel Sanderberg (sp?). People chatting in front of aircraft, voiceover introduces the crew, one South African among them, Captain Martin Short. More shots of the plane at the airport with people around.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2173.04
    Media URN:
    74266
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1940 - 1949
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:15:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:05:16:00 / 01:06:31:00
    Canister:
    UN 1325 A

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