• Short Summary

    A new motorboat is demonstrated in New York - New Missile system is shown in Florida.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "News In Flashes".

    New York, United States of America (USA). A British Hydrofin motorboat is demonstrated.

    LV Hydrofin on test in New York Harbour. SV Towards Hydrofin - showing skis on front legs. SV Both turning. LV Boat turns and comes towards. SV Boat turning. LV Hydrofin turning.

    Cocoa, Florida. Base of an American Robot Bomber Squadron.

    CU Matador B61 missile on launching ramp. Plan view plane on ramp. SV Matador launched - Pan as it climbs. LV Pan missile in flight. LV. Matador No 2 being launched. LV missile in flight. SV Matador No 5 being launched. SV Matador climbing. SV Air to Air. Missile in flight.

    Cataloguer's Note: The Matador looks very much like a prototype for the Cruise Missile - MD.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1477.03
    Media URN:
    48237
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    01/10/1951
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:09:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:02:24:00 / 01:03:33:00
    Canister:
    51/79

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