• Short Summary

    English First World War Royal Air Force ace Captain Tommy Rose, flying a Miles M.3 Falcon, breaks his own air speed record from the Cape to London despite being detained in Italian-occupied Libya

  • Description

    SLATE INFORMATION: Tommy Rose's Record, Exclusive Interview with Cape Airman

    ENGLAND: London: Croydon: Croydon Airport:
    INT/EXT

    Tommy Rose arrives at Croydon in his plane after breaking record from the cape including GB News interview where he talks about being detained in Bengasi, Libia and before being released

    ROSE, Tommy Beats Cape-London record - Arriving at Croydon - speaks - Good C.U.at Mansion house in Cuts

    VINCENT Sir Percy. Receives letter from Tommy Rose who's broken the Cape-London Air Record at Mansion H.

    Personalities - Aviation; Self-Reference

    Miles M.3 Falcon, Captain Tommy Rose, RAF, Bengazi, Fascist Italy, Libya, test pilot, race, races, fast, fastest, Capetown
    Background: English First World War Royal Air Force ace Captain Tommy Rose, flying a Miles M.3 Falcon, breaks his own air speed record from the Cape to London despite being detained in Italian-occupied Libya

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVADI5XUYXN6AU2MYCWSGGHPVC6O
    Media URN:
    VLVADI5XUYXN6AU2MYCWSGGHPVC6O
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont British Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    12/03/1936
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:12:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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