• Short Summary

    Swiss Army air manoeuvres in Alps.

  • Description

    Thought to be Selected Originals from late 1940s material.

    Switzerland. American voiceovered newsreel material.

    Swiss Army air manoeuvres in Alps. Several shots of the aeroplanes flying over mountains in central Alps during Swiss Army air manoeuvres. Planes peeling away. General view of the Alps. Swiss airman looking through binoculars. Plane diving in between mountains to bomb. Bombs exploding on target. Long shot of Alps with tail of plane in foreground. Close up shot of airman's hands pushing forward joystick. Shot taken from plane as it dives. Close up shot of pilot's face. Close up shot of pilot's hands on joystick. Long shot of plane zooming up and over. Long shot of Alps. Plane zooming.

    Possibly connected with 48/79 - MD.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1522.13
    Media URN:
    59776
    Group:
    Unknown sel originals
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:56:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:15:20:00 / 01:16:16:00
    Canister:
    UNSO Reel 038 E

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