• Short Summary

    Aircraft on Indian airfield and in flight.

  • Description

    No titles. Aircraft.

    India, between 1932 and 1935.

    Various shots of 'Athena', an Armstrong Whitworth AW15 Atlanta aircraft on an airfield. Men unload supplies and put them on the roof of a car. Local men, women and children stand around the plane - looks like India.

    M/S of the plane taking off and flying away. M/S of plane taxiing after landing and coming to a halt.

    Aerial shots of island with a lighthouse and rocks in the sea. Aerial view of airfield. Level view from plane window of air traffic control man holding a flag as move past. More aerial shots of airfield as we come in to land. Shaky view of stationary planes on airfield.

    At 3:14 Fokker F.XII trimotor PH-AID "Duif" (Pigeon) of the KLM.

  • Tags

  • Data

    Film ID:
    3302.12
    Media URN:
    91310
    Group:
    Documentaries
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1930 - 1940
    Sound:
    sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:03:19:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:44:23:00 / 01:47:42:00
    Canister:
    DOCS

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