• Short Summary

    President inspects large display of fighters and bombers at Langley Field, Virginia.

  • Description

    Langley Field, Virginia, United States of America (USA).

    VS of open car carrying American President Franklin D Roosevelt driving slowly past line of aircraft, all the planes are of the latest types to go into service with the US forces.

    Good shots of fighter aircraft moving forwards.

    MS and good CU SV of Roosevelt looking slightly upwards as he watches the flypast.

    Ground to air GV of flypast of American bombers and fighters in mass formation over the field.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1053.18
    Media URN:
    21032
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    12/08/1940
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:35:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:16:37:00 / 01:17:12:00
    Canister:
    40/65

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