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    Exclusive pictures of the actual departure from Calshot of Flt. Lt. Kinkead on the attempt?

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    SLATE INFORMATION: Air speed tragedy, exclusive pictures of the actual departure from Calshot of Flt. Lt. Kinkead on the attempt to break the world's record which ended in the tragic death of the gallant airman. Hampshire

    ENGLAND: Hampshire: Calshot:
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    Flight Lieutenant Samuel Kinkead climbs into cockpit of seaplane Supermarine S5.: Seaplane pushed into sea and takes off in attempt to break the world record:

    SLATE: A brave man - Flight Lieut S.M. Kinkead, DSO, DSC, DFC. Mourned by the entire nation.

    Flt Lt Kinkead standing by his plane
    Background: Exclusive pictures of the actual departure from Calshot of Flt. Lt. Kinkead on the attempt to break the world's record which ended in the tragic death of the gallant airman. Hampshire

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    Film ID:
    VLVA8I8DF2S2XZAXF39UUH56DVY5Z
    Media URN:
    VLVA8I8DF2S2XZAXF39UUH56DVY5Z
    Group:
    Reuters - Empire News Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    15/03/1928
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:24:00
    Time in/Out:
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    Canister:
    N/A

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