• Short Summary

    New pilots pass out to join the South African Air Force.

  • Description

    Unused / unissued material - dates unclear or unknown.

    Title reads: "African Mirror No. 102. Passing Out Parade of New Airmen."

    South Africa.

    Various shots of South African trainee pilots in a classroom. Air Force cadets are shown a aeroplane machine gun. RAF (R.A.F. - Royal Air Force) instructors are demonstrating.

    Trainee pilots in flying gear walk out across airfield. The cadets are given training on biplanes. Planes take off. Shots of planes overhead.

    South Africa Air Force flags are unfurled.

    Cadets are inspected by Senior officer on Passing Out Parade. Air Commodore Frew presents pilots with their wings. Pilots march past saluting base. Air Commodore salutes. More shots of marching.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    600.08
    Media URN:
    59381
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:59:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:08:54:00 / 01:10:53:00
    Canister:
    UN 180 H

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