• Short Summary

    The English Electric Canberra, a first-generation jet-powered light bomber, showing take off and landing of record breaking transatlantic flight and interview of crew pilots

  • Description

    SLATE INFORMATION: Britain's Record Breaking "Canberra"

    NORTHERN IRELAND: Antrim County: Belfast International Airport (IATA)(Aldergrove Airport):
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    AEROPLANES R.A.F. etc. Canberra taking off at Aldergrove en route to America, (make trip and return in 8 hrs).. shots at Gander being refuelle Taxis in at Aldergrove.. shots and interview with crew of 3..(Wng-Com Beamont etc)

    CANBERRA English Electric. Record breaking Canberra takes at Aldergrove in Ireland. shots take off and in flight. refuelling at Gander.. shots taxiing at Aldergrove after 8 hr flight. shots crew and interviews

    IRELAND. RAF Stn at Aldergrove take off point of Canberra which crossed to Newfoundland in 8hrs incl return trip.. shots T/O. in flight and returning taxiing in etcCrew interviewed

    JET PROPELLED PLANES. Record-breaking Canberra takes off at Aldergrove. in flight Refuelling at Gander, shots taxying in again at Aldergrove. Interview with crew

    REFUELLING IN THE AIR. Under Card Canberra English Electric.(2)

    Aviation, British aviation, English Electric Canberra, British air force, Royal Air Force, RAF, jet bomber, British bomber
    Background: The English Electric Canberra, a first-generation jet-powered light bomber, showing take off and landing of record breaking transatlantic flight and interview of crew pilots

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVADIIKIYMSLLFAGLEYNI2MY7178
    Media URN:
    VLVADIIKIYMSLLFAGLEYNI2MY7178
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont British Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    01/09/1952
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:55:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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