• Short Summary

    The Farnborough Air Show displays the best of British plane and helicopter building.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Farnborough. Shop Window Of The Air".

    Farnborough, Hampshire.

    GV Planes lines up on view at the famous Air Show, in foreground Hawker Hunter with various types of bombs and missiles etc. FV Hunter plane with bombs and missiles. LV Gloster Javelin on show. CU Zoom to crowds looking at helicopters. GV Fairey Rotodyne helicopter. CU Rotodyne helicopter. GV Prop of Rotodyne. GV Crowds looking at Victor Vulcan. CU Nose of Vulcan. GV Crowds queuing up to go over British Bristol Britannia. AS Bristol "Bloodhound" missile. FV English Electric rocket.

    GV Three helicopters flying overhead. SV Towards Westland Westminster Utility "Flying Crane". AS Another helicopter flying overhead. SV Crowds looking skywards. SV Zoom from flying crane helicopter to three others hovering in the air (Widgeon, Whirlwind, and Wessex). SV Showing the "Flying Crane" flying backwards. SV Pan, small helicopter the Sanders Roe P.531 flying at Fairey Rotodyne in flight. SV Plane spotter taking pictures. LV Fairey ultra light helicopter moving along drome, it takes off from the back of a truck. SV Crowds looking skywards.

    GV Pan, RAF (Royal Air Force) aerobatic team flying past in formation. SV Air to air, Folland Gnat in flight. SV One Gnat peels off at speed the other peels away and dives. SV Air to air, Handley-Page Dart Herald in flight. CU Nose of Viscount. AV De Havilland Comet 3-B flying over London. AS Comet IV in flight. CU Nose of Comet IV. AV Comet IV in flight over London.

    Selected Originals exist for this item - see other records.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1551.05
    Media URN:
    49763
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    04/08/1958
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:41:00
    Time in/Out:
    10:10:16:00 / 10:12:57:00
    Canister:
    58/71

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