• Short Summary

    Jet plane attached to B 29 bomber - parasite jet plane.

  • Description

    Title reads 'The Amazing X F-85'.

    Location Unknown / Unclear - USA?

    MS. & LS. Parasite jet plane fighter being wheeled down ramp at airfield. CU. Hook to which jet fighter is attached to parent plane. LS. B 29 bomber plane (flying fortress) taking off with parasite jet plane attached to bottom. MS. Pilot of parasite jet fighter climbing into cockpit. CU. Pilot in cockpit. CU. Control panel for releasing jet fighter. LS. Bottom of B 29 plane in flight. Jet fighter being lowered. LS. Jet fighter leaves B 29 - two shots. LS. Parasite jet fighter in flight - two shots.

    (Comb. B/W)

    Date found in the old record - 22/09/1948. American voiceover.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2234.09
    Media URN:
    64890
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    1948
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:54:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:10:50:00 / 01:11:44:00
    Canister:
    UN 2028 J

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