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  • Short Summary

    R 34 airship arrives back in England after test flight.

  • Description

    Titles read: 'Pulham, Norfolk. SAFE HOME! The landing of the R 34 at 7.57 am having made the return journey in 75 hours and 3 minutes.'

    Experimental airship R 34 arrives back in England on 13 July, 1919, after test flight to America and back.

    R 34 in the air. Soldiers walking along holding onto cabin of airship.

    Intertitle reads: 'Major Pritchard descends by parachute to supervise landing.'

    Crew of airship lean out window and shake hands with people gathered round the door to the cabin.

    CU Major Scott; Commander of the R 34.

    Blimps. Aviation.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2370.10
    Media URN:
    75991
    Group:
    Old negatives
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1919
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:45:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:25:15:00 / 01:27:00:00
    Canister:
    ON 261 F

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