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  • Short Summary

    A look at U.S. Navy's seaplane entry for this year's Schneider Cup.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Over 4 miles a minute. U.S. Navy 700 h.p. bullet-shaped seaplane for Schneider Cup, attains enormous velocity of over 253 miles an hour".

    New York, United States of America, USA.

    Various shots of men doing maintenance work to seaplane in shed at top of slipway. The men push the aeroplane down the slipway. Panning shot of seaplane taking off from sea. L/S of seaplane in flight. Aeroplane is American Navy's entry from seaplane speed race for Schneider Cup.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    652.10
    Media URN:
    26376
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    11/11/1926
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:12:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:28:35:00 / 01:29:47:00
    Canister:
    G 1345

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