• Short Summary

    First flying tests of the new Saunders Roe jet flying boat.

  • Description

    Location Unknown / Unclear.

    Various repeated shots of the new Saunders Roe jet flying boat in flight, landing on water and taking off, during her first flying tests. Two men in front of the microphone, older man is saying that he is very pleased with test results of the new flying boat - natural sound. He then asks the younger man, test pilot Geoffrey Tyson what he thinks. CU. Jeffrey Tyson speaking- natural sound. He is also pleased, no major troubles to worry about.

    Comb B/W.

    Date found in the old record - 30/07/1947.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2403.16
    Media URN:
    66773
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:05:05:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:24:54:00 / 01:29:59:00
    Canister:
    UN 1762 A

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