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    Farnborough Air Show - Technicolor.

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    This item is coloured by Technicolor.

    Farnborough, Hampshire.

    Various air to air shots of Red Arrow planes in formation. GV. Air view, Farnborough. GV. Buyers around static air display. LV. Vulcan and Gnat in foreground. SV. Gnat. AS. BAC Lighting aircraft exported to Saudi Arabia for the Royal Saudi Air Force. GV. Massed crowds looking a BAC Lightning. CU. Arabic letters on plane and world 'Royal Saudi Air Force' in English. GV. Massed crowds looking at four Beagles in line. SV. Buyers looking at Beagle 206, & SV. GV. Buyers looking at the Norman Britten 'Islander' - this is the only new plane in the show. CU. Name 'Islander' on side of plane. GV. Men looking inside cockpit of 'Islander'. GV. Crowds looking at the 'Short Skyvan' - export to Italy. SV. Buyers round plane. AS. The 'Skyvan'. SV. Interior, man at controls. LV. People looking at P 1127 fighter. SV. Nose of the P 1127. SV. The armaments. Pan down to rows of bullets. CU. Mass of bullets. GV. Ground to air shot of formation of Buccaneers and Sea Vixens flying past. LV. Pan, the Wallace Autogyro flying low over airfield, zoom up into sky. LV. Pan, the BAC 1/11 flying over airfield. SV. Pan, the Islander taking off. It lifts off, pan up as another one flies past in the opposite direction. CU. Foreign buyer watching. SV. Pan, Lightning flying past at speed. SCU. Group of buyers watching. SV. Pan, the Skyvan taxiing for takeoff. GV. As the VC 10 taxes for takeoff. SV. Towards and pan, VC 10 taking off, pan to back view. SV. Air to air shot, the Turbulent - £950, available ready made or in kit form. CU. Pilot in cockpit. GV. Two Islanders in flight, & CU. & SV. SV. The short Skyvan in flight, & CU. SV. The BAC Jet Provost in flight, & SV. The Provost peels off. SV. The Hawker Siddeley in flight. LV. Avro 748 in flight, & SV. SV. The Avro 748 peels away. LV. The Trident in flight. CU. Pan, along entire length of plane from nose to tail - 'Pakistan International'. LV. Trident. It starts to peel away.

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    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Time in/Out:
    01:44:03:00 / 01:48:10:00

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  1. Unknown user says

    "Vulcan and Gnat" - could be expanded to Avro Vulcan and Hawker Siddeley Gnat T1, Serial No. XS101.

    "BAC Lighting" should read BAC Lightning.

    "Norman Britten 'Islander" - despite what the commentator says, the aircraft is a Britten-Norman Islander.

    "Short Skyvan" is a Short Skyvan 2, Reg. No. G-ATPG.

    "Buccaneers and Sea Vixens flying past" could be expanded to Hawker Siddeley Buccaneer and Hawker Siddeley Sea Vixen aircraft flying past.

    "the Wallace Autogyro" - should read Wallis WA116 autogyro, Reg. No. G-ATHL.

    "the VC 10" could be expanded to BAC VC-10 C1.

    "Turbulent" is a Rollason Druine D.31 Turbulent, Reg. No. G-ASDB.

    "The Hawker Siddeley in flight." - it's a Hawker Siddeley 125, Reg. No. G-ATSP.

    "The Trident in flight." - it's a Hawker Siddeley HS121 Trident, Reg. No. AP-AUG.

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