• Short Summary

    New torpedo bomber "Vildebeest" on trial flight - 12 have been ordered for New Zealand.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Planes For New Zealand. Torpedo Bombers tested at Brooklands Aerodrome".

    Brooklands, Weybridge, Surrey.

    M/S as new torpedo bomber "Vildebeest" takes off on trial flight, M/S New Zealand's High Commissioner in London, Sir James Parr makes speech saying he is pleased to witness the trial. 12 of these aeroplanes have been ordered by New Zealand.

    N.B. Item found in Unidentified Gazettes reel.

    Note February 2012: Vildebeest originally listed as "Wilderbeest".

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2737.27
    Media URN:
    80606
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    1935
    Sound:
    sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:52:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:36:41:00 / 01:38:33:00
    Canister:
    UNI GAZ ROLL 37

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