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  • Short Summary

    The R-101's take-off is delayed due to bad weather, Cardington, Bedfordshire.

  • Description

    Cardington, Bedfordshire.

    Full titles read: "THE FLIGHT THAT FAILED - Bad weather again caused postponement of M.P.'s & Peers flight in R-101."

    L/S of man butler followed by two chefs carrying food towards the R-101 airship (it looks as though it is raining). L/S of the R-101 airship tied to launch mast. L/S's and M/S's of bus pulling up and various Minister and politicians climbing out. Group shots of the statesmen. L/S's of lift moving up the mast. L/S of people walking across walkaway into the large airship. Good L/S's of the airship swaying from side to side.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    810.02
    Media URN:
    18697
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    25/11/1929
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:08:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:01:13:00 / 01:03:21:00
    Canister:
    G 1662

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