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  • Short Summary

    Thomas Finletter, US Air Secretary, visits USAF personnel at Sculthorpe, Norfolk.

  • Description

    Unissued / Unused material.

    US Air Secretary inspects USAF (United States Air Force) at Sculthorpe. Norfolk.

    MS's Mr Thomas Finletter talking with US officers, and walking past B-45 Tornado bomber. Various shots USAF personnel on parade. CU insignia on Tornado bomber. CU jet engines, pan to nose of bomber. MS F-84 Thunderjet fighter.

    MS Tornado bomber. Various ground to air flights of Tornado bomber and Thunderjet fighters flying overhead. LS Constellation aircraft taxiing. MS Finletter alighting and being greeted by US officers. LS Finletter and US soldiers at attention as 'Stars and Stripes' is played. High angle LS the men. Various shots Finletter on platform speaking to men. Various shots personnel. LS Tornado bomber, pan to parade.

    Cataloguer's note: not very good picture quality.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2599.20
    Media URN:
    69985
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    1952
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:54:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:49:50:00 / 01:51:44:00
    Canister:
    UN 2449 D

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