• Short Summary

    US Army Air Force test flies jet-propelled flying wing plane

  • Description

    SLATE INFORMATION: Demonstrating the Latest in Aviation Progress

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    Aeroplanes. American. Test flight of Jet-propelled "Flying Wing" for U. S. army Air Force

    AMERICAN NAVAL U.S. Carrier Midway is all set for firing V-2. Shots of pumping fuel into tanks and finally of rocket leaving and continuing into space.

    "FLYING WING" (U.S. ARMY A.F.) Shots of U.S. Jet-Propelled "Flying Wing" flying overhead during test flight for U.S. Army Air Force

    JET-PROPELLED PLANES U.S. Army Air Force's jet-propelled "Flying Wing" taking off and flying overhead

    MIDWAY U.S. AIRCRAFT-CARRIER. Firing off a V-2 rocket. Flames shooting out from under rocket and finally leaves ship and seen shooting into space

    ROCKETS U.S. Carrier Midway preparing to fire rocket off in Mid-Atlantic. Making preparations and finally, with flames the rocket leaves ship and seen continuing in flight

    Airforce - Active; Aviation - Innovations

    airplane, jet, aviation
    Background: US Army Air Force test flies jet-propelled flying wing plane

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA3H3X59L2X1Z7I5YO8I80YMZ0G
    Media URN:
    VLVA3H3X59L2X1Z7I5YO8I80YMZ0G
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont British Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    30/10/1947
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:28:00
    Time in/Out:
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    Canister:
    N/A

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