• Short Summary

    A member of the Tiger Club flies around strapped to the top of a Tiger Moth aeroplane.

  • Description

    Redhill, Surrey.

    Members of the Tiger Club perform stunts on vintage planes. Shots of The Flying Tiger Club, Phil Phillips and John Knowles attach a harness to the top of the plane, Lewis Benjamin, who is doing the stunt, puts a suit and goggles on, he walks over and gets on the plane. There is a shot of motor racing champion Jack Brabham watching with his son. Lewis straps himself on standing up and we see the pilot Dennis Hartas getting ready to go.

    John spins the propellor of the Tiger Moth and they set off watched by two girls, Juanita and Lana. They take off and a man takes a photograph of them in the air. Various shots as they fly about. Shot of Jack Brabham and his son again, more shots as they fly off into the distance.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    171.10
    Media URN:
    1917
    Group:
    Colour pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    30/04/1962
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:02:26:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:40:42:00 / 01:43:08:00
    Canister:
    CP 383

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