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  • Short Summary

    Paratroops leap from an airship and two planes meet in mid-air - American air show scenes.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "United States".

    United States of America (USA).

    VS of a group of men going up in an airship / dirigible wearing parachutes. VS as the small airship rises up. MS of the young soldiers in the gondolier of the airship wearing their 'chutes. VS of parachutists coming down to earth from the airships.

    Air show scenes. Various shots of a small plane trying to land on / dock with another larger plane. Crowds watch as the two planes gently come together and then fly apart once more.

    N.B. Item found in Unidentified Gazettes reel.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2959.22
    Media URN:
    85063
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    1930 - 1939
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:03:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:16:05:00 / 01:17:08:00
    Canister:
    UNI GAZ ROLL 24

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