• Short Summary

    Chinese pilot defects from China to Formosa in a Russian made MIG aircraft.

  • Description

    Formosa (Taiwan).

    Title reads 'Red Pilot Lands MIG on Formosa'.

    Various shots of the Russian MIG aircraft with Chinese markings on side, people looking at it. CU. Chinese markings on side of aircraft. Aircraft was used by Chinese pilot to defect to Formosa. Voiceover states that the pilot receives $35,000 for bringing the MIG - he does not do it for the money but to become a free man.

    (Comb. F.G.)

    Date found in the old record - 05/03/1962.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2617.33
    Media URN:
    70225
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1962
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:22:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:56:06:00 / 01:56:28:00
    Canister:
    UN 3591 B

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