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  • Short Summary

    Good footage of aeroplane being refuelled in mid-flight in the United States of America.

  • Description

    United States of America.

    Full titles read: "PETROL STATIONS IN THE SKY SOON ? - Spokane fliers in "the Sun God" make non-stop flight from coast to Coast, and back non-stop... refuelling in the air !"

    M/S of aeroplane the "Sun God" flying through the sky. L/S of the plane on the ground surrounded by workmen. L/S's of plane flying over the "Sun God" dangling large refuelling hose down to man sticking out of the plane below. After several attempts he eventually grabs it and refuels the plane. L/S's of other planes flying formation in the background.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    800.26
    Media URN:
    36235
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    05/09/1929
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:18:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:47:10:00 / 01:48:28:00
    Canister:
    G 1639

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