• Short Summary

    Model aircraft show at RAF Coningsby, Lincolnshire.

  • Description

    Royal Air Force model aircraft at Coningsby, Lincolnshire.

    MS model biplanes on tarmac. MS model biplane with real planes in background - difficult to tell which is which until man walks into shot.

    Various shots RAF airmen launching model aeroplanes they have built. Various shots model planes flying with varying degrees of success, some crash into spectators. Man fixing his broken plane. More shots model planes taking off and crashing, few planes actually succeed in flying!

    Various shots ultramodern radio controlled planes being launched and in flight.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    3398.16
    Media URN:
    92525
    Group:
    New pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    22/10/1951
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:59:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:28:41:00 / 01:30:40:00
    Canister:
    NP 371

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