This video has no sound
  • Short Summary

    American pilot interviewed in front of plane.

  • Description

    Location Unknown / Unclear.

    American pilot standing in front of plane, smoking. He talks into camera, obviously being interviewed. Unfortunately, sound for this item is missing. Close up shot of a pilot as he talks. Close up shot of his hands showing a small (probably porcelain) skunk. Several shots of the pilot entering plane, mechanic helps him. Propellor starts, plane is seen taking off. Several shots of plane in flight. Plane lands on unknown airfield.

  • Tags

  • Data

    Film ID:
    1853.01
    Media URN:
    60995
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:06:35:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:00:04:00 / 01:06:39:00
    Canister:
    UN 720 C

Comments (1)

  1. Palasco says

    From 4.02 - 5.40 a Republic P-47 Thunderbolt with fuselage unit markings “UN-C”.
    “UN” was the squadron code of the 63rd Fighter Squadron of the 56th Fighter Group based in England.

    From 5.40 - 6.35 a Lockheed P-38 Lightning with number 17592 on tail but no unit marking.

    x
    Report comment
    Report comment

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

Add your comment