• Short Summary

    New fly-boat on test. 81/2-ton RAF air scout with bird like wings shows great speed and stability on her first trip.

  • Description

    SLATE INFORMATION: BRITANNIA RULES THE WAVES New flying-boat on test. 81/2-ton RAF air scout with bird like wings shows great speed and stability

    ENGLAND: Kent; Medway

    Gen view of plane being wheeldown slipway
    Shot from boat of plane on slipway
    Gen back view of plane into water
    CU back view of plane into water
    CU. back view of plane
    Long view pan of planes taxi-ing on water
    Gen view plane taxiing towards and pan. past takes off from water
    Long view of plane in air and towards to semi view of plane over camera
    Long view of plane in air, towards and pan. lands and taxies on water

    Sound Effects: Off-stage voice describes new plane. Loud roar of planes double engines.

    Airforce - Active; Great Britain
    Background: New fly-boat on test. 81/2-ton RAF air scout with bird like wings shows great speed and stability on her first trip.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA95W2XHL62LHYDWJGMSKKYZYZV
    Media URN:
    VLVA95W2XHL62LHYDWJGMSKKYZYZV
    Group:
    Reuters - British Paramount Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    05/02/1934
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:06:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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