• Short Summary

    Aircraft designers Mr and Mrs Miles start small business repairing planes at Redhill Aerodrome.

  • Description

    Miles begin aircraft company at Redhill Aerodrome, Surrey.

    Various shots of Mr and Mrs Frederic Miles with some of their old employees, doing maintenance on a small aeroplane. Good shots of Mrs. Miles fixing plane with screwdriver. The Miles were aircraft designers and produced aircraft during the war. Post-war losses have caused them to restart business on smaller scale. The new company will concentrate on repair and research.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1369.20
    Media URN:
    44844
    Group:
    New pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    14/03/1949
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:41:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:31:14:00 / 01:31:55:00
    Canister:
    NP 235

Comments (1)

  1. jamied says

    "Mr and Mrs Frederic Miles" should read Mr Frederick Miles and his wife, Blossom.

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