• Short Summary

    Aviators Gayford and Nicholetts are greeted by Air Ministers on their return home to UK.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Farnborough. Record-breaking fliers home! Lord Londonderry - Air Minister - meets and greets Sqdn-Ldr Gayford and Flt. Lt. Nicholetts - who won long distance record for Britain.

    Farnborough Airfield, Kent.

    Shots of RAF distance flying monoplane landing and moving across grass.

    Squadron Leader G R Gayford and Flight Lieutenant S E Nicholetts climb out of their plane. They are greeted by Lord Londonderry - Secretary of State for Air; Sir Philip Sassoon - Under Secretary for Air; Marshal of the Royal Air Force Sir John Salmond and other officers.

    CU Flight Lieutenant Nicholetts. CU Lord Londonderry. CU Squadron Leader Gayford. CU Sir John Salmond.

    Gayford and Nicholetts talk into large microphone about their trip.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    705.10
    Media URN:
    6139
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    04/05/1933
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:41:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:20:52:00 / 01:22:33:00
    Canister:
    33/36

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