• Short Summary

    Captain Russell Holderman breaks the record for number of loops performed in a glider.

  • Description

    Titles read: "The Looper. Most flyers have looped the loop - but here's the super-looper - he uses a glider to make this record!"

    United States of America.

    Captain Russell Holderman prepares his glider for a flight at an airfield. The glider is towed into the air by a plane. We then see various shots of Captain Russell looping the loop in the air. A crowd of people watch from the ground. Commentator says Russell does a consecutive string of 35 loops, breaking the former record of 17.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1616.19
    Media URN:
    51711
    Group:
    Pathe sound pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    26/10/1933
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:51:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:31:54:00 / 01:32:45:00
    Canister:
    PSP 812

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