• Short Summary

    An American pilot turns off his engine and lets his plane fall to the ground with a parachute.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Plane Saved By Parachute"

    Augusta, United States of America (USA).

    VS of American pilot, Jimmy Goodwin, cutting the engine of his single engined monoplane and bringing it to earth by means of a very large parachute which lowers the aircraft gently to the ground. The invention seems to work.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1055.14
    Media URN:
    21083
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    02/09/1940
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:45:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:14:22:00 / 01:15:07:00
    Canister:
    40/71

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