• Short Summary

    Fighter pilots shoot down an observation balloon over Nice in 1922

  • Description

    SLATE INFORMATION: Aviation Meeting at Nice

    FRANCE: Nice:
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    Video Roll Title: Aviation meeting at Nice. Observation balloon bombarded & fired by fighting 'planes.:53ft Issue sheet title: AVIATION MEETING - NICE. BALLOON BOMBARDED AND FIRED BY FIGHTING 'PLANES'.

    Balloon on fire at Nice
    Balloon on fire
    PARACHUTES descents.

    Aviation meeting at Nice
    Aviation meeting at NICE

    MAIN TITLE

    (7ft)


    Ground-to-air. Observation balloon with 'planes circling overhead

    (11ft)


    Ditto

    (15ft)


    Ground-to-air. Observation balloon breaking up & falling into the sea

    (22ft)


    Ground-to-air. Observation balloon over Nice harbour - town in background

    (27ft)


    GV. Wreckage on fire after crash into sea.

    (32ft)


    TITLE: A PARACHUTE DESCENT FROM 2,000 FEET ENDS IN THE SEA

    (37ft)


    Ground-to-air. Parachute descending over harbour

    (43ft)


    GV. Parachute landed on sea

    (46ft)


    GV. Parachute on sea - rescue ships standing by

    (53ft)


    Balloon on fire and parachute descent.


    Aviation, Ships and Boats, France

    aeroplane, aeroplanes, airplane, airplanes, aircraft, balloons, Zeppelin, Zepellins, military
    Background: Fighter pilots shoot down an observation balloon over Nice in 1922

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA8JWBIBWRQVWHADPDKY685FF0Y
    Media URN:
    VLVA8JWBIBWRQVWHADPDKY685FF0Y
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont Graphic Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    13/04/1922
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:28:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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