• Short Summary

    The huge airship Macon moves out to join the US fleet on manoeuvres.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "USA. Sky 'Eye'! The mighty 'Macon' joins U.S. fleet for manoeuvres for first time."

    San Francisco, California, United States of America (USA).

    The US Navy airship Macon floats above the city - good air to air shots.

    Shots of commanders in gondola.

    Excellent shot of shadow of dirigible passing over coastline. More shots of Macon as it moves out to sea.

    Shots of the Macon as it flies over the American navy fleet on manoeuvres in the Pacific.

    Macon releases one of the small scouting planes kept within her envelope. More aerial views of the fleet.

  • Tags

  • Data

    Film ID:
    739.22
    Media URN:
    8398
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    27/11/1933
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:44:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:26:27:00 / 01:27:11:00
    Canister:
    33/95

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