• Short Summary

    Spectators watching Flight Lieutenant H.R.D. Waghorn's plane in flight during Schneider Air Trophy contest.

  • Description

    SLATE CARD INFORMATION: Hundreds of thousands of people lined the Solent Course to witness the great race for the Blue Riband of the air. Southsea.

    ENGLAND: Solent:
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    AIR VIEW (AERIAL) Massed crowd gathered to watch Schneider Air Trophy contest

    SLATE: Across the starting line opposite Ryde Pier. First off - Flying Officer Waghorn (Britain) on a Sumpermarine Rolls-Royce S.6

    Back view of spectator as light aircraft flying along past at speed / Plane flying along
    Background: Spectators watching Flight Lieutenant H.R.D. Waghorn's plane in flight during Schneider Air Trophy contest.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA7SIYEQUOIBJBZ7CROBHBNQ78U
    Media URN:
    VLVA7SIYEQUOIBJBZ7CROBHBNQ78U
    Group:
    Reuters - Empire News Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    12/09/1929
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:20:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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