• Short Summary

    An American airliner is hit by another plane and has to land in an emergency.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Planes Collide In Mid Air".

    Mitchell Air Field, New York, United States of America (USA).

    MV Unloading gear from damaged Constellation plane.

    CU Members of crew.

    CU Member of crew unloading luggage from plane.

    LV Side view of plane.

    MV Damaged part of plane.

    CU Damaged part, and members of crew looking into hole.

    CU The gash in the plane.

    CU Side view of gash.

    LV Inspecting damage.

    N.B. The Constellation air liner was hit by a private plane - the crew of the light aircraft died - MD.

  • Tags

  • Data

    Film ID:
    1405.10
    Media URN:
    45714
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    07/02/1949
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:33:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:15:03:00 / 01:15:36:00
    Canister:
    49/11

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