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  • Short Summary

    A look at the Vickers Viscount aeroplane in flight. Wisley, Surrey.

  • Description

    Unissued / Unused material.

    Vickers 'Viscount'. Wisley, Surrey.

    LS Vickers 'Viscount' leaving hangar. MS back view aircraft being towed round on tarmac. Interior MS of aircraft showing Lord Kershaw, and other officials seated at tables. LS towards aircraft taking off as pressmen take pictures.

    Interior MS of aircraft with pencil and three pennies standing on end on table. MS 'Viscount' in flight. MS Lord Kershaw seated on table with pencil and coins still remaining balanced. Various shots as man knocks over coins with pencil.

    LS towards and pan Vickers 'Viscount' landing. LS 'plane in flight. MS being towed out of hangar. CU pennies and pencil standing on end on table while 'plane is in flight. CU 'plane being towed round on tarmac. Various shots 'plane in flight.

    MS Lord Kershaw and others seated at table with pennies and pencil balanced in front of them. CU tail of 'plane, pan along to include entire machine. MS 'plane taking off, cameraman seen in foreground. CU pan along front of 'plane with propellors revolving. MS officials seated in 'plane. MS 'plane taxiing.

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    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Unissued unused
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1940 - 1949
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:17:07:00 / 01:18:46:00
    UN 2212 H

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