• Short Summary

    An item showing the "Marshall Mars", the world's largest aeroplane. America.

  • Description

    Item title reads - World's biggest plane.

    America (USA).

    DE HAVILLAND AIRCRAFT PRODUCTIONS.

    L/S of a man walking on tail of the aeroplane "Marshall Mars" to give impression of the size, it is 120 feet long with a wing span of 200 feet. Interior views as the crew enter and climb staircase to second floor. Various shots of the engineer working the instruments on a big panel. M/S of the pilots in the cockpit operating the controls. Excellent shot of the giant flying boat taking off.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1378.01
    Media URN:
    45092
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    28/03/1946
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:04:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:00:23:00 / 01:01:27:00
    Canister:
    46/25

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