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  • Short Summary

    Footage of biplanes performing stunts at Hendon, London.

  • Description

    Hendon, London.

    Full titles read: "OUR WONDERFUL AIRMEN - The RAF Pageant - to be held at Hendon on June 24th will eclipse anything ever seen in aviation anywhere."

    Various shots of biplane performing stunts. It flies very close to the ground whilst swinging from side to side over field. Intertitle reads: "See for the first time how 'Sky writing' is done." M/S of planes taking off, one of the planes has smoke being released from behind. L/S's of the plane in flight, the smoke canister on plane is visible. Various shots of the stream of smoke.

    Closing title reads: "Look out for more amazing pictures in the Gazette - but remember June 24th HENDON AERODROME!!"

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    270.01
    Media URN:
    22996
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    15/06/1922
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:58:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:00:00:00 / 01:01:58:00
    Canister:
    G 885

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