This video has no sound
  • Short Summary

    Zeppelin flies over California but takes time and careful manoeuvring to land.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "U.S.S. MACON ON MANOEUVRES - Let us take you for a trip in famous American Dirigible over California."

    California, United States of America (USA).

    A large zeppelin ready for takeoff. Plane in flight - from the zeppelin. Zeppelin in flight. Control room with several men in, some talking , some at controls.

    Shadow of a zeppelin moving across a map. Zeppelin moving through the air - propellors working. Men in control room.

    Zeppelin flying toward a tower with several people on top. Tower giving the instructions for landing. Shot from the zeppelin as it is pulled down from the tower. Several shots of the zeppelin in flight and zeppelin landing.

  • Tags

  • Data

    Film ID:
    801.30
    Media URN:
    10185
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    01/11/1934
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:42:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:43:34:00 / 01:45:16:00
    Canister:
    34/88

Comments (0)

We always welcome comments and more information about our films.
All posts are reactively checked. Libellous and abusive comments are forbidden.

Add your comment