• Short Summary

    TO INDIA IN ONE HOP Airways pioneer Sir Alan Cobham's ambitious plan. Famous skyways pioneer?

  • Description

    SLATE INFORMATION: TO INDIA IN ONE HOP?

    ENGLAND: Hampshire: Portsmouth

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    Gen. view of plane in field. CU. Sir A. Cobham & semi view with man talking. Gen. view plane takes off. Gen. view of 2 planes in air. Intr. shot of plane of man letting out tube of petrol. Gen. view of 2 planes with refueling tube being pulled to other plane by string, plane refuels in mid-air. CU. of man signaling from Cabin. Gen. air view of planes refueling in air and hose being cast away.

    Sound Effects: Sir Alan Cobham says that the reason why he is refueling in midair is because he believes a plane can carry more petrol when flying than it can take off with. Off-stage voice describes refueling in Mid-Air
    Background: TO INDIA IN ONE HOP Airways pioneer Sir Alan Cobham's ambitious plan. Famous skyways pioneer shows how he will refuel in air on attempted non-stop flight.
    Endurance races. Transport Aeroplanes Aviation Aviators Records

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA8YW07HK3G8DSWGPLT0AXDG1O5
    Media URN:
    VLVA8YW07HK3G8DSWGPLT0AXDG1O5
    Group:
    Reuters - British Paramount Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    13/09/1934
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:23:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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