• Short Summary

    Super-Constelation airliner crashes into the River Shannon minutes after takeoff - 28 die.

  • Description

    Shannon.

    GV & SV airliner in water and mud. AV mud flats in foregrounds. SV Mrs Farrington and Mr Reinfeld (both from U.S.) at Shannon. SCU Mrs Farrington. SV Mr Reinfeld, with Miss Elizabeth Snyder. CU Miss Snyder. SV Dr Charles Farrington and son aged 12, making for car. SCU Dr Farrington smiling. SV Dr O'Connor, the coroner, on left, and Superintendent Flynn walking. Air shot, flying over wrecked plane. Survivors of the crash seem to be happy, not traumatised.

    (Orig.Neg.)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    182.08
    Media URN:
    29870
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    09/09/1954
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:50:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:29:44:00 / 01:30:34:00
    Canister:
    54/70

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