• Short Summary

    Veteran car race in Chicago & Vampire Jet lands on aircraft carrier.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "VETERANS AND VAMPIRES".

    VETERAN CAR RACE IN CHICAGO

    Chicago, United States of America (USA). Old time motor cars move off at start of race in Chicago. Old cars travelling along road, cars with steam billowing from radiator of old car.

    JET AIRCRAFT VAMPIRE LANDS ON AIRCRAFT CARRIER

    Off Isle of Wight, Hampshire. Good shot of Vampire plane taking off from HMS Ocean. Vampire leaving deck of aircraft carrier. Vampire landing on deck, picks up arrestor wire. Man in asbestos suit stands on flight deck surrounded by several other men. Vampire travelling along deck takes off. Vampire coming to land. Deck landing control officer waving his flaps as Vampire lands.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1173.09
    Media URN:
    40467
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    17/12/1945
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:33:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:15:25:00 / 01:16:58:00
    Canister:
    45/101

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