• Short Summary

    Various shots of Gloster Meteor aircraft taxiing and in flight.

  • Description

    Herne Bay, Kent.

    Various unedited material of Gloster Meteor aircraft. Print is rather scratched.

    Meteor jet plane in flight as seen from ground, landing and taxiing in. Rather handsome young pilot is seen in C/U taking off his flying helmet and climbing out of the cockpit.

    M/S nose of Gloster Meteor jet plane, camera tracks back and round plane as jet engines start up (nat sound) M/S Jet engines, side view of outlet, Can just see jet and grass blowing in blast. Airman fuels up plane. M/S Man holding nozzle of hose into place. Meteor jet plane taxiing off (wheels retracting and landing) (light only fair).

    (G.B. Lav.) AIR SPEED RECORDS. I. II. & III

    Note: film has been known as "Shots of Planes - Gloucester". Date: 1945.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2056.01
    Media URN:
    74109
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    1945
    Sound:
    sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:06:16:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:00:02:00 / 01:06:18:00
    Canister:
    UN 1280 B

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