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  • Short Summary

    Prince Albert, Duke of York and Elizabeth, Duchess of York, attend R.A.F. pageant in Hendon, Greater London.

  • Description

    Item title reads - "The sky their stage". The Prince and enormous crowd see and cheer R.A.F. Pageant - greatest ever in the history of aviation. Hendon, Greater London.

    M/S of man talking to Elizabeth, Duchess of York, she chats to a lady beside her. Prince Albert, Duke of York, appears to be on the right of the picture wearing hat and sunglasses, and talking to another man. M/S of airmen riding on the wings of one of the aeroplanes, M/S as it taxis and takes off. M/S of the aeroplanes flying in formation. M/S as the men parachute off them towards the ground. M/S of aeroplanes diving then pulling up again. M/S of a staged explosion, a building is demolished.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    796.05
    Media URN:
    36010
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    14/07/1929
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:42:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:07:26:00 / 01:09:08:00
    Canister:
    G 1624

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