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  • Short Summary

    Shots of two generations of fighter planes - Spitfires and modern jets.

  • Description

    Pinewood Stock Can material.

    Various air to air shots of Spitfire fighter planes in flight. The Spitfires are then joined by more modern jet fighters flying in formation. More shots of Spitfires in formation of three.

    VS of three RAF pilots chatting by cockpit of plane. Ground to air shots of Spitfires flying overhead. VS of Delta wing fighters overhead. Various shots of different planes. LS of Spitfire on runway. Newsreel cameras in foreground. Spitfire taxis to park by fighter jets. Various RAF officers make speeches and standing by planes. LS line of planes - Spits and Jets.

    Spacing.

    CU sign 'Royal Air Force - Odiham". This is in Hampshire. VS of jets (possibly Buccaneers) being prepared and air crew climbing in. VS of take off. Shot of jets on ground. VS of Delta wing fighter in flight (possibly a Javelin).

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    3397.06
    Media URN:
    92505
    Group:
    Pinewood stock cans
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1950 - 1959
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:10:04:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:31:23:00 / 01:41:27:00
    Canister:
    PSC 36 A

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