• Short Summary

    The R.A.F. review attended by King George V at Mildenhall.

  • Description

    R.A.F. Mildenhall Aerodrome, Wiltshire.

    Title card reads: "Royal Air Force Review" (Special titles with the words spelled out as if in jet stream with animated aeroplanes).

    WS. Aerodrome with Aeroplanes lined up on the ground. WS. Aerodrome. LS. Biplanes lined up alongside the run way. WS. The Royal cars arriving King George V wearing the uniform of an air marshal.

    CU. Royal standard. WS. Aeroplanes lined up. WS. Air Chief Marshal Sir Robert Brook Popham and the King start an inspection of the guard of honour formed by the Uxbridge Depot. WS. The King saluting after inspecting the guard of honour. WS. The Plane crews and Guard of honour give three cheers. LS. High angle the King salutes before stepping into his car. LS. the Royal car leaving for Duxford.

    WS. High Angle RAF planes taxiing prior to the start of the air display. Ws. Planes taking off in formation. LS. & LS. planes starting their engines. LS. As the planes start taxiing in formation. WS. the King climbing onto the Royal Dais. WS. The Royal Dais with Royal standard flying the first planes flying overhead in formation.

    CU. Man with binoculars. WS. Air to air biplanes. WS. Royal Dais and planes over head. LS. Crowd leaning back to watch the display. WS. King George V leaving the Royal Dais. LS. pan the Royal car leaving.

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    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:45:55:00 / 01:49:37:00

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