• Short Summary

    A glider pilot flies his plane across the snow covered alpine mountains.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Switzerland. The Alps - Glided! Willy Farner - in his glider towed by an aeroplane - makes daring and novel flight for first time."

    Switzerland.

    Air to air shots of glider in flight. Shots of the glider as it flies high over the snow covered alpine mountains. The towing plane comes down to land, closely followed by the glider. The glider pilot Willy Farner gets out of his cockpit. People crowd around the glider.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    701.23
    Media URN:
    6086
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    30/03/1933
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:05:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:51:54:00 / 01:52:59:00
    Canister:
    33/26

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