• Short Summary

    Aerial display at aviation pageant in Hendon by the Royal Air Force

  • Description

    ENGLAND: London: Barnet: Colindale: RAF Hendon Aerodrome:
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    Gv elev. parked cars and masses of people at Hendon. Air field in far distance.

    GV elev. people sitting on parked cars, bi plane in distance on ground.

    LS three gentlemen are let through gate onto airfield, large crowd standing behind barriers.

    MV two dignitaries shaking hands, standing in front of barriers, the two men look at their watches.

    GV three bi-planes fly overhead in formation.

    LS two bi-plane fly towards each from opposite directions - and cross over.

    GV large bolster shaped balloon ???.

    GV biplane flies overhead.

    LS flare (?) falls from sky creating clouds of black dense smoke. GV smoke rising from flare (?) on ground.

    LS bi-plane flies overhead.

    MV two dignitaries looking up, watching.

    LS parachutist drifts down to ground.

    MV woman (parachutist???) on airfield.

    LS biplane going from side to side, tilting up and down flies towards camera.

    MV two men and women watching show, crowd standing behind barriers behind them.

    LS biplane in spin.

    GV bi-plane flies into land, over three bi-plane laid out on runway.

    air field, air show, demonstration, plane, airplane, biplane, stunt
    Background: Aerial display at aviation pageant in Hendon by the Royal Air Force

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVABJUFSVMWK7PTQHK64COLXJM8W
    Media URN:
    VLVABJUFSVMWK7PTQHK64COLXJM8W
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont Graphic Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    03/07/1920
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:17:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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